We are very excited to announce the newest member of our team! Jonathan Darr has just joined us this week as Development Director. He will oversee development strategy, execution and team management. We love is warm spirit, work ethic, and go-gettum attitude.
He comes to us from San Francisco Food Bank. He led fundraising and communications efforts for People’s Grocery. Prior to that he worked on fundraising or executive teams for AIDS Services of Austin, the National Organization for Women, Stand for Children, the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop, and Young Audiences of Northern California.
Jonathan has taught community grant writing workshops, served as a grants panelist for arts and youth projects, led strategic planning processes, and planned a broad variety of educational programs and fundraising events. He served on the Boards of Directors for Brava Theater and the New College Alumnae/i Association. He currently volunteers for the People’s Kitchen, a community cooking and dining event benefiting social change organizations in the Bay Area.
Jonathan earned a BA in Womens’ Studies and Literature from New College of Florida.