Cindy R. Borassi has been appointed Manager of Operations and Communications. Prior to her appointment in October, Cindy founded and led r4Women - a women's networking and educational organization. She most recently served as Advertising and Corporate Sponsorship Director at Peekskill Celebration. Cindy developed and ran a successful community outreach and marketing campaign for Celebration - the largest festival on the Hudson River.
Prior to Peekskill Celebration Cindy served as Development Director for International Executive Serivce Corps (IESC). As Development Director, Cindy was responsible for IESC's Corporate and Private fundraising efforts and focused on building Private-Public Partnerships to leverage existing and cutting edge programs. She provided administrative and strategic oversight for IESC's multi-million dollar fundraising program including, fund development, information management, financial administration and fiscal reporting.
Cindy joins Dale Mintz, Executive Director, as part of the CCCF Home Team in the Foundation's new White Plains headquarters. “I look forward to working with Cindy in her new role as we continue our efforts to increase public awareness, support preventtion, screening and research, and build strategic partnerships in the fight against colorectal cancer,” says CCCF President, Dr. Weber.
Cindy has spent 15 years working with volunteers and professionals in the non profit world. She is an accomplished Fund/Business Development professional with experience in designing effective marketing and cultivation strategies, developing and leading new programs and business initiatives. Her focus is always on building long-term, win-win relationships.