Fortunate Families is looking for an experienced Executive Director to work an average of 15 to 20 hours per week. The Executive Director will work from home and oversee all operations, functions and activities of our organization. A thorough knowledge of the fundamental teachings of the Catholic faith is required. The Executive Director will follow the strategic direction of the Board of Fortunate Families with the goal of managing and leading the organization toward the realization of its mission.

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Interested parties should submit a resume with cover letter and two references to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by mail to Fortunate Families, 136 Everett Road, Albany, NY 12205. For questions or additional information please contact Board Member Michael Duffy at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or at 312-909-0955.

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