Career Opportunities

Denver Public Schools Foundation believes our city is strengthened by every student who graduates ready to lead a successful life. As the strategic fundraising partner to DPS, we work alongside district leaders and educators to advocate for the highest impact investments and galvanize the philanthropic and community support necessary to ensure Every Child Succeeds. Every day, DPS Foundation invests in accelerating progress for our schools and students; connects the community to our classrooms; and inspires confidence in the promise of public education for DPS’s more than 92,000 students and nearly 200 schools. For additional information, please visit

Events and Development Associate

The Events & Development Associate will provide critical support in organizing special event efforts as Denver Public Schools Foundation aims to grow its impact. This position plays a vital role in managing and executing a variety of fundraising and outreach events including the annual Achieve Gala as well as implementing cause-related marketing strategy. The successful candidate will be creative and innovative; familiar with traditional event management strategies while also demonstrating a vision for new and out-of-the-box ways to reach constituents; will possess a strong attention to detail; and will be dynamic, with the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced and collaborative work environment. This position reports to the Development Director and works closely with the Development Associate and the Communications Manager.

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DPS Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages qualified, diverse candidates to apply.

Volunteer Opportunities Available!

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