February 12, 2018
Call for applications for SFZC Major Gifts & Legacy Officer

Position Overview: San Francisco Zen Center (SFZC) is looking for a Major Gifts & Legacy Officer who will be responsible for growing the major gifts program by cultivating and stewarding existing major donors, and especially identifying and qualifying prospects in our database for major gifts potential.

Qualifications include:

  • Prior experience fundraising and developing & maintaining relationships with high-level donors (required)
  • Familiarity with Salesforce
  • Knowledge of fundraising practices and procedures, knowledge of planned gifts desirable

40 hours per week (some evenings and weekends)

For links to full details, qualifications, and application instructions, see the Opportunities page on the SFZC web site.

Posted February 12, 2018

Joshua Sandeman
Arts & Culture, Features, Zen Practice

Medicine and the Dharma

Joshua Sandeman, a former SFZC resident, is a Nurse Practitioner based in Salem, Oregon. “Medicine puts me face-to-face with all manner of human suffering and it can be a challenge to take care of feelings of burnout, detachment, and despair."