Executive Director – Jewish Vocational Service (JVS) (Livingston, NJ)

Organization Summary Jewish Vocational Service (JVS) is a nonprofit, community-based health and human service organization annually delivering a wide array of personalized services to nearly 10,000 individuals throughout New Jersey. Founded in 1939, our history and values compel us to meet the particular needs of Jewish individuals and families, and to provide services to vulnerable […]

Director of Development – Summit Speech School (New Providence, NJ)

Organization Summary Summit Speech School, located in New Providence, New Jersey, was founded in 1967 with a mission to “enable children who are deaf or hard of hearing to take their place in a hearing world by providing superior educational and therapeutic support services through an auditory/oral program.” The school services more than 130 children […]

Volunteers: Getting to the Heart of It

by Theresa A. Shubeck, Executive Vice President A powerful dynamic exists between two people united in common service to a vision or cause. Passion and creativity energize limitless possibilities. Predictably, challenges arise because we are fettered by expectations, other responsibilities, and time limitations. Complications are heightened when one person is a staff member and the […]

How Ruotolo Associates Can Help You Begin Your Next Capital Campaign

When we begin working with an organization on a capital campaign, we often cite the Kresge Foundation, one of the nation’s foremost and innovative funders of capital campaigns, and the 12 factors it has identified as essential for this scale of fundraising. Often, the volume of work that is required for a successful capital campaign […]