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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:

For Impact Fellowship

Columbus, OH & Denver, CO

For 36 years, For Impact has been creating and supporting levers for change behind the most important causes of our lifetime, including climate restoration, international development, health care access, health equity, community resilience, education reform, reproductive rights, and social justice.

In support of these causes, For Impact has helped raise more than $2 Billion! Perhaps more importantly, we’ve provided leadership development and fundraising training to more than 10,000 leaders from every state and 40+ countries.

The For Impact Fellowship is a key part of our commitment to transforming the sector — to develop the next generation of talent necessary to change the world!


What is the For Impact Fellowship?

The For Impact Fellowship is a paid one-year employment program that mentors individuals with promising leadership potential. Fellows will receive intensive training.  They will work ‘in-the-field’ on funding campaigns, and they will engage directly in sales (think: selling a mission or vision — fundraising), owning a portfolio of prospects. Fellows will receive intensive training and mentorship in the areas of:


  • Sales / Major Gifts Fundraising
  • Message Building
  • Team Building / Leading
  • Entrepreneurial Thinking

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Director of Development

Remote or Denver, CO


MAIA unlocks and maximizes the potential of young women to lead transformational change. Through a powerful combination of local leadership and rigorous innovation, MAIA is unleashing the power of the “Girl Effect” among some of Guatemala’s poorest families and communities.


MAIA is hiring a US-based Director of Development, who will grow and maximize the potential of MAIA’s donors, primarily through face-to-face engagements and asks, with their existing portfolio of supporters and with new prospects identified by this person.

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Deputy Director, Corporate Partnerships and Philanthropy

Washington, DC

With over 45 years of experience, working in over 60 countries, Population Services International (PSI) is the world’s leading non-profit social marketing organization. PSI is reimagining healthcare, by putting the consumer at the center, and wherever possible – bringing care to the front door. They are working to fix market failures, shape future health markets and shift policy and funding to better support consumer empowered healthcare.

The Deputy Director, Corporate Partnerships, will lead in the identification, cultivation and ongoing engagement of strategic partners in support of PSI’s global programs and capabilities. The Deputy Director will be both an individual contributor, securing and managing partnerships, as well as a team leader supporting others as they do similarly.

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Director of Strategic Development

New York, NY


Global Health Corps is mobilizing a global community of emerging leaders to build the movement for health equity. Passionate young leaders enter the GHC community by participating in yearlong paid fellowship opportunities. During this year, GHC fellows serve in positions of impact within outstanding organizations in sub-Saharan Africa. They also engage in intensive training, professional development opportunities, mentorship and thoughtful community-building.

The Director of Strategic Development plays a pivotal and integral role in realizing GHC’s vision for mobilizing a diverse community a health leaders. They are responsible for planning and implementing GHC’s fundraising strategy, including the cultivation, stewardship, and management of GHC’s donor portfolio. A senior leader in the organization with critical internal- and external-facing roles, the Director reports to the CEO and manages a three-person team responsible for efficient management of development operations.

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Miracle Foundation

Austin, TX


Miracle Foundation brings life-changing care to orphaned and vulnerable children across the globe.

The Donor Relations Manager is responsible for growing an annual giving program and giving circle. The manager will conduct donor/prospect research and relationship management.

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Development Director

San Diego (Bonita), CA


The Sister Servants of the Blessed Sacrament, a religious community devoting their lives to adoration of the Holy Eucharist and the education of children and youth. For more than 110 years, they have shared a life of service and dedication in communities in the United States, Mexico, Central America and South America.

They are seeking a Development Director to advance the mission and vision of the organization by working cooperatively with other fundraising, administrative, program staff, and Provincial Council members to present a compelling case for support.

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