Horizons Greater Philadelphia

Regional Executive Director of Horizons Greater Philadelphia

Posted on September 17, 2019

The mission of Horizons Greater Philadelphia (HGP) is to change the life trajectory of students from under-resourced communities by providing opportunities for them to find joy in learning, gain academic and social skills, and realize their full potential. In Greater Philadelphia, there are currently two Horizons programs: Horizons at The Episcopal Academy and Horizons at Greene Street Friends School. The purpose of HGP will be to support the success of Philadelphia area students by 1) raising funds to support a portion of the annual operating budget at the two existing Philadelphia area Horizons programs, 2) raising funds to support a portion of the launch and ongoing operations of new Philadelphia area Horizons programs, 3) supporting all Philadelphia area Horizons programs through opportunities for collaboration, professional development, and continuous program improvement, and 4) collaborating with other Philadelphia community stakeholders to advocate for educational opportunities for underserved students. HGP is an affiliate of Horizons National.

Position Summary

HGP is seeking a motivated, seasoned, and dynamic nonprofit professional to operationalize Horizons as a regional entity in Philadelphia, as has been done in other cities across the country, and to ensure its growth and success in the region. The Regional Executive Director will principally be responsible for fundraising and marketing, financial oversight, supervision of Site Directors in partnership with existing affiliates, growing and supporting a regional Board of Directors and working with prospective host sites. The Regional Director will report to the HGP Board of Directors.

The posting is now live on Indeed and Idealist.

To Apply: Please submit a resume and cover letter to Malia Neal at mneal@greenestreetfriends.org with subject line “Philadelphia Regional Executive Director.” Horizons Greater Philadelphia is an equal opportunity employer.


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