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Hiring for an Executive Director

Camp Mak-A-Dream, Children’s Oncology Camp is seeking a dynamic, experienced Executive Director to lead our organization. The Executive Director will provide strategic leadership, overall direction, administration and management for a complex organization with a broad and compelling mission. Throughout the year, we provide cost-free Montana experiences in an intimate community setting for children, teens, young adults, women and families affected by cancer, as well as programs for children who have a sibling or a parent with cancer. This position requires strong and creative leadership, financial, fundraising and communication skills, and a passionate interest in our mission. The Executive Director will have the opportunity to build on a strong base of operations and highly-respected programs. The successful candidate will work with a committed Board of Directors to advance a clear vision in support of the mission of the Camp. The Executive Director will be expected to nurture a culture of collaboration and transparent communication with the Board, staff, major donors, volunteers, health professionals and business leaders. The position requires 7-10 years of leadership experience and a Bachelor’s degree.  The salary range is $75,000 - $100,000. The starting salary will depend on experience.  A competitive benefits package is available.  Applications must be submitted electronically. Please express your interest by sending a cover letter and resume to  cmadsearch@gmail.com   We will acknowledge receipt of your materials and keep you informed of the status of the search as it progresses.  More...

2016 Camp Schedule is Set, Applications are Open

Drum roll please...we are excited to announce that the dates for the 2016 schedule are posted on our website!  Applications for spring and summer sessions (both camper and volunteer positions) are open. Applications for fall adult retreat sessions will open on June 1. Visit the Apply page for more information!    More...

Google Alert: Survivor learning to live with joy, cancer

photo provided by Terri Colclough, Terri Nickens Colclough attends Camp Mak-A-Dream in Gold Creek, Montana, during a women's retreat for cancer.    More...

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