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No matter the role, United Way employees work towards a common goal: uniting our community to improve people's lives. By joining our team, you will join a community-wide movement to tackle Southern Nevada’s biggest problems and use your talents to build a stronger community. Together, we will fight for the success of our neighbors in Southern Nevada and improve the lives of children, families and individuals from cradle to career.

Director, Major Gifts

The Director, Major Gifts raises support for and advances United Way’s mission of improving lives by identifying, creating, growing and sustaining relationships that lead to major gifts, both through engaging individuals as well as developing donor communities (United Way’s leadership giving societies and affinity groups).  The Director plans and manages the cultivation, stewardship, and solicitation of major gift donors including Leadership Society, Women’s Leadership Council, Tocqueville Society and other prospects. This outward facing, results-oriented role will require the candidate to be a high-energy and inspiring leader who is genuinely comfortable and effective in soliciting major gifts and has the demonstrated ability to do so by building strong and sustainable relationships.  The successful candidate will have three to five years successful fundraising experience and demonstrate exceptional professionalism and discretion.

To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter to