To Whom It May Concern:
I would like to submit my resume for your hiring consideration.
I have more than 20 years fund raising experience for local non-profit organizations, including the American Lung Association, the National Multiple Sclerosis Society and United Cerebral Palsy. Subsequently, I have a large personal database of corporate and media contacts, as well as individual donors.
My strongest skills include special event management, sponsor/media/volunteer relations, writing and presentations.
I would like to tell you in person why I'm your hire. Thanks for your time and consideration.*
* Salary Requirement: $40,000 annually (negotiable with benefits consideration)