Giving Tree Associates specializes in matching the highest caliber development, finance, program and marketing executives in the field with non-profit organizations in the Chicago area. Our combined 45 years of Jewish communal fundraising, nonprofit management and executive placement experience makes us uniquely qualified to find the right candidate for your position.

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Executive Search Case Studies

Our involvement in your candidate search process saves you an enormous amount of time and money, allowing you to attend to the business at hand. We know your time is valuable, and the hiring process can take you away from the issues and people that need your day-to-day attention. Giving Tree finds the right candidate for your position, allowing you to get back to managing your non-profit. Passionate about providing each client with a personalized solution, we take the time to understand your organization’s unique culture. Our deep connections within the non-profit community set us apart from other search firms and our rates are extremely competitive.

How Giving Tree can help manage your search:

  • Develop detailed roles, responsibilities and job descriptions
  • Create interview questions
  • Respond to and screen all potential candidates
  • Conduct phone and in-person interviews with potential candidates
  • Check references and perform background checks
  • Make recommendations for top candidates to your Search Committee

Our knowledge of the field and hands-on approach allows us to conduct a highly targeted search, but more importantly, allows you a more efficient use of your internal resources.

Current Searches
Director of Development – One World Surgery

Recent Searches
Midwest Director – American Friends of Tel Aviv University
Program Analyst – Crown Family Philanthropies
Director of Development – Bernard Zell