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Village Health Works (VHW) is a 501(c)(3) global health organization operating in Burundi, East Africa. Founded in 2006, VHW’s mission is to build a healthier and more just, peaceful, and prosperous society by providing quality health care (a prerequisite to productive life) in a dignified environment. We seek to be a center of excellence and the premier teaching institution in global health. We believe quality health care must address the root causes and social determinants of disease. Accordingly, we offer additional programs in education, agriculture, and economic and community development in response to community needs.

Development Director Opening

Position Overview:

We seek an experienced Development Director to work with VHW’s co-founders to expand our support base. Under the general supervision of the COO, the Development Director is responsible for managing all initiatives to strengthen the base of individual support to sustain VHW’s operations and long-term stability, including but not limited to annual and major gifts, special events, constituency building, and staff and fiscal management. The Development Director (DD) will provide leadership, strategic direction, management, and coordination for VHW fundraising efforts.

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Upcoming Events

  1. Second Annual Napa Valley Charity Dinner

    Tuesday, October 28, 2014 Ma(i)sonry
    7911 Washington Street
    Yountville, CA 94599
    Reception: 6:00 pm
    Dinner: 7:00 pm Donation: $500 per person Featuring the culinary creations of executive chef Charles Phan, 2014 James Beard Award winner for Outstanding Restaurant in the U.S. & Napa Valley wines from acclaimed vintner, Heidi Barrett. For reservations please contact:
    Ashlee Hallengren
    Phone: (707) 251-9300
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  2. Justin Siena High School, Napa Valley

    Justin Siena, Napa, CA Tuesday, October 28, 2014 9:15 am Registration Clark Gym Tickets: $15 | Purchase Online For more information about this public event with VHW Founder & CEO Deo Niyizonkiza and Pulitzer Prize winning author, Tracy Kidder, please visit Justin Siena.