Careers

UPAF engages the community in support of 47 performing arts groups in Eastern Wisconsin through our annual fundraising campaign. UPAF staff members are dedicated professionals who are passionate about fundraising and the role the performing arts play in the vitality of our communities.

Events & Communications Director

The Events & Communications Director is accountable for leading UPAF’s multi-channel donor communications and stewardship plan for key constituencies and creating and executing major fundraising events.  The Director works collaboratively and cross-functionally with team members to deliver exceptional event experiences and to ensure alignment of UPAF’s internal and external communications.  Click here for more information. 

To apply, submit resume and cover letter to resume@upaf.org

Events Coordinator, Temporary position

The United Performing Arts Fund (UPAF) is seeking a high energy events coordinator to join our UPAF team.   This position will primarily support The UPAF Ride for the Arts, a signature fundraising event in Southeastern Wisconsin for over 40 years. This recreational bike ride has been a part of Milwaukee’s culture for four decades, attracting families and individuals from across the region.  Click here for more information. 

To apply, submit resume and cover letter to resume@upaf.org