Our Mission

MIU Men’s Health Foundation is dedicated to supporting men’s survivorship, embracing their dedication to choosing to know about their health and their choice to “Fight Like A Man” to protect it. To achieve these goals, MIU Men’s Health Foundation has introduced Fight Like A Man International, Blue Monday, The Blue Fund, a quarterly Prostate Cancer Surviorship Series and its signature events, Run for the Ribbon and Men’s Health Event

JOB POSTING | Development Coordinator

MIU Men’s Health Foundation Overview
MIU Men’s Health Foundation (MHF) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to men's health advocacy and the awareness, education, research and treatment of prostate cancer and men's health related issues. The Foundation organizes several annual events, support functions and educational seminars that serve thousands of men and their families. Key events and activities include Blue MondayThe Blue Fund, our quarterly Prostate Cancer Survivorship Series, Run for the Ribbon, Cogs & Kegs and the Men’s Health Event.

Since our inception in 2009, we have continued to grow to a point where we are now in need of a Development Corrdinator that can both manage the established organizational activities and events while implementing a strategy for the future growth of the MHF. The ideal candidate will demonstrate a passion for the Foundation’s mission of improving men’s health.

Leadership & Strategy Planning

·       Plan, execute and manage all MHF activities

·       Implement strategic plans, based on data-driven analytics, projections and financials

·       Lead board meetings, volunteer meetings and committee meetings

·       Oversee all operations and manage all administrative responsibilities of the Foundation

·       Develop and distribute the annual report

·       Ensure that the Foundation is in compliance with relevant state and federal laws, regulations and with standard accounting procedures

·       Recruit, coordinate and lead teams of volunteers

·       Ensure effective systems to track and evaluate program components for effectiveness

·       Perform strategic planning to ensure that the MHF fulfills its mission into the future

·       Assist with grant opportunities

·       Develop local and national relationships that that will enable the MHF to replicate its success and expand to a national level

·       Develop strategies for promoting the unique multi year data gathered by the MHF on urban men’s health for use by other organizations

Marketing & Communications

·       Promote the MHF mission to potential sponsors, media and community groups

·       Manage social media, the MHF website and internal online knowledge repository

·       Develop and maintain relationships with donors, community organizations and businesses

·       Manage donor contact information and communications

·       Coordinate all media activities

·       Develop and manage all marketing and social media plans and activities

Financial Management

·       Manage all financials for the Foundation including budgeting, auditing and reporting

·       Develop a growth plan and targets to generate additional revenue for the MHF

·       Assist with grant and sponsor proposals/applications for funding and reporting

·       Secure financial support from individuals, foundations and corporations to meet growth target

Key Credentials and Personal Qualities

·       Bachelor’s Degree (Master's preferred) in Nonprofit Management, Business Administration, Finance, Economics or equivalent. Will consider other majors with relevant experience

·       5+ years successful leadership experience at a social impact organization

·       Operational excellence

·       Commitment to results; 'can-do" mindset with emphasis on accountability

·       Excellent communication and presentation skills

·       Passion for the Foundation’s mission of improving men’s health

·       Proven fundraising experience

·       Knowledge of grant writing and management

·       Sponsorship development and relationship management

·       Knowledge of database management, website management and social media management

·       Ability to work with a diverse population that includes homeless clientele, corporate senior executives, volunteers, vendors, media personnel and senior medical professionals

·       Strong marketing, public relations, and fundraising experience

·       Self directed, action-oriented, entrepreneurial, adaptable, and innovative

Application Process

Please review the MIU Men’s Health Foundation website before applying to gain an understanding of who we are and what we do - https://www.miumenshealthfoundation.org

If you feel that your experience will benefit the Foundation, please submit a resume and salary expectations to info@miumenshealthfoundation.org.

The MIU Men’s Health Foundation’s goal is to enhance men’s health engagement and encourage men to have health conversations with their families sooner to begin a generational legacy toward healthier lives. We are working to inspire men to ‘choose to know’ about their health and equipping them to ‘fight like a man’ for it through our signature events, support groups and grant support.
— Dr. Lutz, MIU Men's Health Foundation


Ken Bloom

Jason Hafron, M.D.
Vice President
Michigan Institute of Urology

Elisabeth Heath, M.D., F.A.C.P.
Chair for Prostate Cancer Research
Karmanos Cancer Institute 

David Law, D.O.
Michigan Institute of Urology

Michael Lutz, M.D.
Michigan Institute of Urology

Jordan Maier, M.D.
Director of Radiation Oncology,
Weisberg Cancer Treatment Center
Barbara Ann Karmanos Cancer Center

Heidi McGlinnen
Molina Healthcare of Michigan

Mark A. Moyad, M.D., MPH
Co-Director, Men’s Health Program
Department of Urology
University of Michigan

Nicholas Mukhtar
Founder and CEO
Healthy Detroit

Harold “Woody” Neighbors
School of Public Health
University of Michigan

William Plies
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan

Kristofer Stimac
Executive Director
YCMA of Metro Detroit

JJ Tighe
Ralph Wilson Foundation

The 2016 Annual Report