WVDO delivers professional, affordable, client-centered solutions for your nonprofit search needs. With expertise, strategies and outreach comparable to top recruiting firms, our Search Team Leaders go a step further by making a personal, emotional investment in the success of your search.
WVDO knows nonprofits
"WVDO has become the go to search firm for development in the region. Agnes and her team are incredibly knowledgeable about the development landscape in Portland, familiar with many of the key professionals, and astute about what makes a good development team. They were thorough in learning about who we are as an organization and able to clearly articulate our needs in hiring—and time after time they have brought us a portfolio of excellent, well vetted candidates. We are incredibly lucky to have this resource in the area." - Mo Copleland, OES
WVDO is the Willamette Valley’s premier resource for nonprofit fundraisers. We understand and support the vital, integrated roles that executive and development staff play to create and foster a culture of philanthropy at your organization.
Our Standard Search process typically takes six to eight weeks, and involves:
Once our process is complete, you interview the top candidates, conduct background and reference checks, and negotiate the job offer.
Executive Search Service Rates
Executive Director Search
Fundraisers Under 35 Affinity Group
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