The University of Cincinnati Foundation is the private sector fund-raising entity for the University of Cincinnati and UC Health. The Foundation is charged to encourage philanthropy for UC and UC Health and to secure and steward contributions in support of their education, research and service goals.

The UC Foundation strives to be a best-in-class advancement organization. We embrace diversity and inclusion as core values that empower individuals to transform their lives and achieve their highest potential. We believe that a range of backgrounds brings a variety of ideas, perspectives and experiences that will create a productive work environment in which talents are fully utilized. The UC Foundation is committed to investing in its people, and ensuring they have the resources needed to grow and succeed. Employees enjoy excellent benefits and professional development opportunities. Most importantly, our employees make a meaningful impact on our community and beyond by supporting UC and UC Health. Visit our Staff Spotlights section to hear what working for the UC Foundation means to our employees.

Are you interested in building a career at the University of Cincinnati Foundation? Visit our Current Opportunities page for more information on currently available positions.

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