FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Community Cooperative Welcomes New Director of Development to Lead Strategic Growth
FORT MYERS, Fla. (November 13, 2023) – Community Cooperative, a dedicated nonprofit organization committed to creating a positive impact in southwest Florida, is thrilled to announce the appointment of Jade Bird as the new Director of Development. With a proven track record of success, Jade will play a crucial role in driving the organization’s growth initiatives and enhancing its ability to serve the region.
Jade Bird brings almost ten years of fundraising experience and has demonstrated an unwavering commitment to making a difference in the lives of the community members they serve. In her new role as Director of Development, she will lead the charge in developing and executing strategic fundraising and development initiatives, building lasting relationships and spearheading initiatives to support Community Cooperatives mission.
“I am honored to join the team at Community Cooperative and play a part in making a positive impact. I look forward to working with the dedicated staff and community partners to bring awareness to community needs to further our mission of ending hunger in Southwest Florida,” says new Development Director, Jade Bird.
In addition to being a Southwest Florida native, Jade is currently raising her own family in this community, which makes the work she is doing even more meaningful to her. Community Cooperative is confident that Jade will help take the organization to new heights and allow it to better serve the community and accomplish our goals.
About Community Cooperative
Since 1984, Community Cooperative has worked to effectively eliminate hunger and homelessness in southwest Florida while simultaneously inspiring and supporting sustained positive change in its clients by delivering innovative food, education, and social service programs. With a dedicated team of volunteers, board of directors and staff, Community Cooperative stays committed to its core responsibility to collect and distribute resources through a strong and viable network of community partners. Community Cooperative is an exemplary steward of the resources entrusted to it and serves clients with compassion and integrity. Through collaboration and ongoing education, Community Cooperative supports and strengthens those whose lives have been affected by hunger and homelessness, ensuring that they have access to the resources necessary to transform their lives with dignity.
Media Contact: Aliyah Santana, Social Media & Marketing Coordinator, Aliyah@communitycooperative.com or call (239) 332-7687 ext. 105