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About For Impact Search

The Suddes Group is deeply committed to helping organizations solve ‘the talent problem.’ We believe the right talent — and a clear model — is essential to fundraising success. To that end, we provide search solutions to help organizations identify and onboard development talent. To learn more about our search services, contact Jessica Gemm.  


Career Board

Opportunities posted on the For Impact Career Board have been carefully crafted with organizations committed to the For Impact point of view. Postings are meaningful career opportunities to change, save, and impact lives.

Current Postings:

Director, Major Gifts

New York, NY

The Hunger Project is committed to the end of world hunger by 2030 – and focus on empowering communities and individuals to drive the solutions that work for them, and partnering with like-minded groups. The Hunger Project takes a comprehensive approach – working with communities to focus on activities that will have a lasting impact on their well-being and potential. THP is hiring a Director, Major Gifts who is a natural connector who has some international experience, and wants to have an impact through fundraising. This is someone who enjoys telling a great story, engaging with empathy, and being bold in making asks and getting results. The ideal candidate is comfortable working within a proven model and frameworks – and can self-motivate to focus on the activities that drive results.

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Development & Communications Manager

San Francisco, CA or Boston, MA

Foster America has a mission to improve the lives of America’s most vulnerable children: those in foster care or at risk of entering the system. They are developing a pipeline of leaders and innovators and building a movement to transform the child welfare system.

They are hiring a Development and Communications Manager to work with their fast-paced startup team to help bring in the resources, partners, and systems needed to grow the program, geographic reach, and impact exponentially over the next three years.

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Development Officer and Development Assistant

Los Angeles, CA

page1image594057360Dolores Mission Parish is a Roman Catholic Parish of the Los Angeles Archdiocese under the direction of the Jesuits. It has become known for its prophetic work among former gang members and for its work for social justice on local, national and global issues. The parish cares for the spiritual, social and material needs of its parishioners who come primarily from the immediate neighborhood, the poorest area of Boyle Heights. 

Dolores Mission Church and School stand as strong pillars in the community and walk alongside the most vulnerable members of the community. They are now hiring for two important positions on their fundraising team: a Development Officer and a Development Assistant.

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Individual Giving Manager

Oakland, CA

Global Citizen Year is launching a generation of leaders with the insight, conviction and courage to move the world ahead. Each year they recruit and train a diverse corps of our country’s brightest high school graduates and support them through a school-year long immersion in communities across Africa, Asia, and Latin America during a “bridge year” before college. The Individual Giving Manager is a fundraising professional who will design and implement a strategic individual giving program. This critical role will manage the research, cultivation and stewardship of individual donors and prospects through the implementation of a moves management strategy, and will work closely with the team to grow their fundraising capacity.

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Vice President for Development and Communications


Institute for Sustainable Communities LogoThe Institute for Sustainable Communities (ISC) has a mission to help communities around the world address economic, social, and environmental challenges to build a better future shaped and shared by all. Their strategic goal is to accelerate climate, sustainability, and equitable solutions in the United States and Asia by transforming communities, cities, regions and supply chain factories — making them more climate smart, inclusive, and prosperous. Given the increasing urgency of the climate crisis, the Board of Directors has decided to double the size of the organization to increase its impact. The Vice President will lead this effort in partnership with the President, Board and senior staff. The VP will also oversee the development and implementation of ISC’s external branding, communications, messaging, and outreach strategies in support of ISC’s overall direction and expansion goals.

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Contact Jessica Gemm to learn more about For Impact Search or to discuss Talent and Careers.