Donor Research Coordinator assists with foundation development activities including gift processing, donor relations, and donor cultivation. Motivates and identifies donors and prospects to make major gifts to organization's foundation. Being a Donor Research Coordinator supports with a variety of donor appreciation activities, programs, and mailings. May assist with the preparation and submission of applications and proposals for the provider organization. Additionally, Donor Research Coordinator typically requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Donor Research Coordinator gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. To be a Donor Research Coordinator typically requires 2 -4 years of related experience.