Winter Season of Remembrance

Winter Season of Remembrance
November 8, 2022

Purchase a seasonal tribute in memory of your loved ones this winter. Tributes are available for purchase online until December 12th. 

If you are planning a visit to the Cemetery, you may leave a tribute purchased elsewhere. In keeping with our Rules & Regulations, only tributes made of natural plant material are permitted. 

Apply to Mount Auburn’s Artist-in-Residence Program!

Apply to Mount Auburn’s Artist-in-Residence Program!
November 4, 2022

Our next application deadline is February 1, 2023 for 2023-2024 residencies.

Artists-in-Residence at Mount Auburn create new works based on an in-depth experience at the Cemetery. Residency must result in artwork, programming, or event(s) that are created for and unique to Mount Auburn Cemetery. Planning grants will also be considered for larger projects to be completed in 2025, and funded projects may be scaled up.

Learn more about the program and past artists.

For questions, please contact Jessica Bussmann at jbussmann@mountauburn.org.  

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Open Position: Major Gifts Officer

November 4, 2022

ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Our Major Gift Officer (MGO) reports to the Vice President of Institutional Advancement (IA) and works closely with the President, senior leadership and members of the board. The MGO will raise funds from individuals, families, and family foundations. This position is responsible for identifying, researching, cultivating, soliciting, and stewarding individuals capable of making current and deferred gifts of five-and six-figures in support of the mission of Mount Auburn Cemetery. The MGO will be part of an important and growing department responsible for achieving financial goals on behalf of Mount Auburn Cemetery.
The Major Gift Officer will handle a portfolio of individuals and family foundations, and will be called upon to engage and collaborate, communicating the mission, values, and scope of the organization. The Major Gift Officer will handle a portfolio of individuals and family foundations, and will be called upon to engage and collaborate, communicating the mission, values, and scope of the organization. Some travel, weekend and evening work will be required.

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Open Position: Grants and Communications Manager

November 4, 2022

Role and Responsibilities:
Grants and Communications Manager supports the Department of Institutional Advancement (IA) as the lead content creator for grants, fundraising proposals, donor stewardship, and general donor and constituent communications. Manages all grant activities including writing, research, reporting, and stewardship. Serves as the lead author, graphic designer, and editor for IA communications, both electronic and print.

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