Interlochen Center for the Arts has become the leading and most respected destination for aspiring, motivated young artists from third through twelfth grade. Founded in 1928 as the first music camp in the United States, Interlochen today is widely acknowledged as a globally connected leader in the arts and education. Each year, thousands of artists and arts patrons come to Interlochen to experience world-class educational and cultural opportunities. Students study music, theatre, visual arts, film, creative writing and dance, guided by an outstanding faculty and guest artists, and inspired by the scenic beauty of its campus. Interlochen’s core purpose is to ignite lifelong passion for the arts by inspiring and engaging people worldwide through excellence in educational, artistic and cultural programs.
As Interlochen looks ahead to its future and approaches its 100th anniversary in 2028, the advancement team will drive to meet ambitious goals in annual giving revenue and endowment growth that will enable substantial investments in the student experience and the organization itself. In order to meet these goals, Interlochen is making an investment in growing its fundraising team and is looking for a Major Gifts Officer who is intellectually curious, self-motivated, and a broad thinker with demonstrated ability in securing major gifts. S/He will be a goal-oriented, team player who can work in a fast-paced environment and has a passion for the arts and the mission of Interlochen. This is a distinct opportunity to join a team of dedicated advancement professionals and to play a meaningful role in advancing a mission of enhancing the quality of life through the universal language of the arts.