Winston-Salem, NC

President, The Winston-Salem Foundation

The Organization
We are a nonprofit community foundation, comprised of over 1,500 funds, that assists people and organizations with their charitable giving, provides financial aid to college students, and makes community grants to nonprofit organizations in Forsyth County. We are the oldest foundation in North Carolina and one of the top 50 community foundations by size in the country and we currently manage over $600 million in assets. Our Strategic Initiatives include the Black Philanthropy Initiative, The Women’s Fund of Winston-Salem and Youth Grantmakers in Action. Since 2018, the Foundation has been on a journey to deepen its understanding of and commitment to racial equity as both a priority in our work in the community and as a hallmark of our organizational culture.

Position Overview
The Winston-Salem Foundation Committee is seeking a talented executive
to lead the highly respected institution’s next chapter of work and impact.

This is an opportunity to serve as a key community leader and to significantly
affect the Foundation’s impact in the years to come. The Committee will look
to its next President to think creatively and strategically about the current
opportunities and challenges facing Forsyth County and propose ways the
Foundation can continue to be a highly effective catalytic force in the community.
Racial equity will be a driving factor in this work, both in the internal culture of
the Foundation and in the Foundation’s impact in Forsyth County.

The President leads and directs the advancement and fulfillment of the
mission of the Foundation. The President is responsible for the achievement
of all operational and strategic goals, including fund and donor development,
fiscal management, grants and programming, board relations, staff oversight,
community relations and administrative matters.

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