Cindy Jacobs


I care about people. I care about connecting people. I care about connecting WITH people.

I am a results-driven team leader, disruptive thinker and effective communicator with diverse experience in fundraising, marketing, communications, journalism and event management. I possess strong interpersonal skills and am an engaging and energized story-teller. I have a proven track record of cultivating productive, collaborative relationships within an organization, with business partners and prospective donors. I excel in a dynamic, fast-paced environment. My versatility is best experienced as part of a team. I'm empowered by and thrive in a strong, collaborative and open-minded environment.

Areas of expertise include:
¦ solicitation (including major gifts)
¦ creative writing
¦ relationship management
¦ corporate sponsorship
¦ strategic and creative marketing
¦ graphic arts
¦ project management
¦ change management

Becoming a Certified Yoga Instructor has benefited my professional character in countless ways. I practice mindfulness in my communications and approach my projects with a sense of stability and intention. I am a known cheerleader and influencer. It is my goal to bring out the best in those around me.

Areas of interest include:
¦ grassroots initiatives
¦ arts
¦ travel/world culture
¦ social services
¦ sustainability
¦ community relations
¦ health & fitness