Hope for Tomorrow Foundation has named Jeffrey S. Morris as Vice President of Advancement.
Most recently, Morris was the Director of Development for Strawbery Banke Museum. Prior to that, Senior Advancement Officer at the University of New England in Portland Maine, following a twelve year career at NH Public Television as the Director of Corporate Relations and New Business Development.
At Hope for Tomorrow Morris is responsible for corporate and foundation support, major and planned giving, annual fund and directing the comprehensive alumni development program at Saint Patrick Academy.
After graduating from Keene State College with a B.S. in Business Administration, Morris pursued a career in sales and advertising with several New Hampshire companies. He joined NHPTV in 1998 as a corporate relations representative. Achieving early success, he was promoted to Director of Corporate Relations, later adding New Business Development to his responsibilities.
In 2010, Morris joined the University of New England where he developed and implemented fundraising strategies to develop UNE ‘s new College of Dental Medicine and new Alfond Forum athletics complex.
Seizing the opportunity to work for Strawbery Banke Museum, in 2014 Morris joined the team and significantly increased support in all revenue areas including the new LaBrie Family skate, membership, annual fund, event sponsorship and corporate and foundation support.
“We are excited to bring Jeff on board at this extraordinary time in Saint Patrick’s history” said Jim Broom, President of the Hope for Tomorrow Foundation. “His unique skill set and passion for the school’s mission of delivering an education that is fully alive will further enable Saint Patrick
Academy’s objective to be widely recognized as the best k-8 school in the country.”
Morris is currently leading the Saint Patrick Academy capital campaign. More information is available at www.saintpatrickacademy.org