Eagan, Minn., (January 21, 2014) — CaringBridge, the nonprofit offering many ways for people to care for each other during any type of health event, hired Heidi Droegemueller as Vice President of Development. Droegemueller will lead and manage all aspects of fund development for CaringBridge which relies on donations to provide individual websites where people can connect, share and receive support.
Droegemueller brings 14 years of fundraising experience to CaringBridge and has been a certified fund raising executive for eight years. She previously served as Director of Development for the Minnesota Orchestral Association and Director of Major Gifts and Planned Giving for Phoenix Children’s Hospital. She also held the position of President of the Association of Fundraising Professionals – Minnesota Chapter.
“I look forward to helping fulfill the CaringBridge mission to amplify the love, hope and compassion in the world, making each health journey easier, with increased efficiency and effectiveness,” said Droegemueller.
CaringBridge is a nonprofit offering many ways for people to care for each other during any type of health event. Its mission is to amplify the love, hope and compassion in the world, making each health journey easier. CaringBridge, started in 1997, provides protected online spaces with multiple privacy settings. It is available and accessible to anyone, anywhere at no cost. More than half a million people connect through CaringBridge every day.