Current Openings

The LifeFlight Foundation currently has openings for two Senior Development Officers, one based in southern Maine (Portland/Sanford area), and one based in eastern Maine (Bar Harbor/Ellsworth area). These two positions will help ensure that the major gifts program is a strong and effective means of increasing the overall funding that supports LifeFlight of Maine. S/he will proactively research, identify, cultivate, solicit, and steward individual and corporate donor prospects in the region and help develop and implement creative fundraising strategies in the areas of major donations, sponsorships, capital campaigns and planned gifts. The two positions will join our two existing Senior Development Officers and manage an assigned portfolio of lead-level individual and corporate donors/prospects.

To apply and see a full job description:
Senior Development Officer--Major Gifts--Southern Maine
Senior Development Officer--Major Gifts--Eastern Maine

The LifeFlight Foundation is currently seeking proposals for our largest annual fundraising event, the Islesboro Crossing. Now in its 8th year, the Islesboro Crossing is a 5k ocean swim from Northport to Islesboro, Maine and features 150 swimmers supported by about 250 volunteers. Information about the event can be found at, and on the Islesboro Crossing Facebook and Instagram pages. 

The Foundation is seeking proposals for an independent contractor to manage all aspects of IX2020, which is scheduled for Sunday, August 16, 2020. The successful candidate/organization will manage the entirety of the event with support from the Foundation staff using established project planning documents and event infrastructure.

The complete RFP can be found here.

Deadline for submissions has been extended to Friday, November 15. Please note additional deadlines within the RFP document.

Submitted questions and answers from the RFP can by found here.