top of page

Employment Opportunities

DREAMS OF HOPE (DOH), founded in 2003, is Pittsburgh’s premier arts-focused organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer, questioning, intersex, asexual, and allied (LGBTQIA+) youth. Through the power of the arts, Dreams of Hope provides young people a welcoming environment to grow in confidence, express themselves, develop as leaders, and learn to make positive changes in their communities.

We are excited to be expanding our team! Learn more about the positions we are looking to fill and our application process below.

Development Director

Full Time, $60k

The Development Director, in collaboration with Dreams of Hope Staff and Board, oversees and is responsible for all of an organization’s fundraising activities and manages relationships with the organization’s financial partners. Their duties include planning fundraising events, cultivating new, current and former donors to encourage ongoing contributions, and seeking out opportunities for financial support through grants and sponsorships. Other key duties include marketing and community outreach. The Development Director collaborates with Staff and Board of Directors on setting the vision. The Development Director reports directly to the Board of Directors.

Dreams of Hope is interested in non-traditional applicants. Even if you don’t meet all the elements of the job description, we encourage you to apply if you are excited about the organization and the work. Let us know which skills you would like to further develop!

Applicants should submit a cover letter and resume or cv by email to with one of the subject lines below. Any attached files should have the applicant's full name in the file name.


We look forward to hearing from you!

bottom of page