Amy KaczmarekSenior Director of Development/ASP of Chicago
Amy currently serves as the Senior Director of Development for the All Stars Project of Chicago. With over 20 years of experience in nonprofit fundraising for both local and international organizations, Amy leads the planning and execution of fundraising and cultivation campaigns in her region. She is engaged in major gifts work, corporate fundraising strategies, board and leadership development and the Hub for Afterschool Development expansion campaign. Amy also supports our national fundraising efforts as a senior member of our national development team.
Prior to All Stars, Amy worked with the United Nations Foundation/Rotary International polio eradication joint campaign, the U.S. Fund for UNICEF, Wellness House, Dominican University and SOS Children’s Village Illinois. Through her experiences, Amy has engaged in all areas of fundraising including annual giving, major gifts, fundraising campaigns, special events, CRM/database management and grant writing, in addition to working in marketing and communications.
Amy earned her B.A. in political science from Dominican University in River Forest, Illinois, a certificate of political studies from Robert Schauman University’s Institute of Political Studies in Strasbourg, France, and her M.A. in interdisciplinary studies from DePaul University in Chicago, Illinois. She resides in the suburbs of Chicago with her husband and two children and is a proud theater and baseball mom among other activities.