Crisis Hotline(704) 377-0602

Join the fight against youth homelessness!

Careers at The Relatives

Thank you for your interest in joining the team at The Relatives. Please note that The Relatives is an affiliate agency of Alexander Youth Network. All applications, screening, and employee benefits are managed by Alexander Youth Network.

Open Positions

Director of Philanthropy

As the head of the Advancement team at The Relatives, the Director of Philanthropy plans and implements a comprehensive annual development plan utilizing the Benevon model of fundraising in partnership with Executive Director and Board of Directors to achieve fundraising goals to support The Relatives’ mission. The Director of Philanthropy is responsible for all aspects of advancement activities including donor prospecting, donor cultivation, donor recruitment, communications plans, etc. Works closely with the Board of Directors and Executive Director to identify and secure major gifts (multi-year commitments of$1,000 or more per year). Leads efforts to bring in new donors, move annual donors to multi-year donor, and works with the Director of Grants and Strategic Initiatives to secure grants. Works with Marketing Coordinator to plan and execute a comprehensive marketing/communications plan to include Safe Place activities, annual report, newsletter, etc. Participates in strategy, budget, and goal setting process for The Relatives. The Director of Philanthropy serves on The Relatives’ leadership team and serves as an advocate and spokesperson for The Relatives within the community. Collaborates with Alexander Youth Network as needed. Apply now.

For internships, practicum, and other opportunities please, email interns@aynkids.org.

  • Support Us

    For young people in crisis, The Relatives steps in where no one else can. Over its 45-year history, The Relatives is unmatched in finding solutions for the countless challenges that confront the youth they serve. Supporting The Relatives means you are giving relief in place of despair, acceptance in place of rejection and empowerment in place of hopelessness

    Donate Now