Kristen Sibori

Monthly and Special Gifts Manager

As the Monthly and Special Gifts Manager, Kristen collaborates closely with IJ’s Development Team to cultivate and expand IJ’s community of recurring donors and those who give through special channels, ensuring their support is acknowledged and celebrated. Kristen’s role encompasses overseeing a diverse array of donations, including managing IJ’s monthly and periodic donor program, administering cryptocurrency donations, facilitating employer matching gifts, and coordinating various workplace giving initiatives. Additionally, she administers and acknowledges contributions processed through third-party platforms such as Charity Navigator, PayPal Giving Fund, and Facebook. As part of her work, she is responsible for developing and executing innovative communications plans aimed at enhancing these donors’ experience with IJ and recruiting new members to join their ranks.

Prior to joining IJ, Kristen interned at Street Sense Media. There, she honed her skills in communication, donor relations, and fundraising strategy. Kristen is a proud graduate of the University of South Florida, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in political science and government. Her educational background, coupled with her practical experience, enables her to connect with donors who share a passion for the causes championed by IJ.