Board Member – Fundraising
Cincinnati Song Initiative

210 W. Mcmillan Street, Cincinnati, Ohio 45219
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Board Member – Fundraising

Our boardCSI's board members work to serve the organization based on their strengths. For example, if board members are musicians, they are encouraged to take part in the artistic programming process. Board members part of the business community help to develop new partnerships and create bridges for sponsorship opportunities. No matter the background or profession, board members seek to bring their personal and professional networks into the CSI family as new audience members so the organization can constantly expand its reach throughout the greater Cincinnati area.
PositionCincinnati Song Initiative seeks a board member capable of leveraging community connections and networks to increase funding streams. The ideal candidate will connect CSI with corporate funding resources and provide leadership in expanding the organization's private donor base. Experience in grant writing is a desirable additional skill.
Desired skills
Fundraising*, Grants
Commitment3 to 5 hours/month
DonationWe require a specific amount of “give or get” for all board members.
RequirementsWhile CSI is light on meetings and committee service, its board members will be called upon to help its concerts and events run smoothly. This may involve acquiring sponsorships, opening your home to out-of-town artists for several nights, providing transportation for out-of-town artists, and donating reception items, to name a few examples. Attendance at concerts, as available, is appreciated.
On-boardingNew board members will meet with the Artistic Director and attend a concert to observe how CSI operates and get a taste for the organization's mission, values, and processes.
Our missionConnecting and enriching communities, song by song.
Arts & Culture, Social Justice & Equality