ROCKFORD – Longtime area fundraising professional Jane Armitage has joined The Rosecrance Foundation team as Director of Development.
Armitage will help with the Foundation’s signature local events, the Annual Benefit and Flower Day, as well as other projects to raise money for charity care and programs to serve individuals in treatment for substance abuse and mental health disorders.
“We are pleased to welcome Jane to Rosecrance because she has a passion for our work and she knows the needs that exist in this area,” said Sr. VP of Development Lynne Vass. “The energy and expertise she brings to our organization will translate into treatment for people who come to us in need of life-changing and live-saving services.”
Armitage, a Rockford native, previously has worked in development at the United Way of Rock River Valley and Beloit College. She holds a bachelor’s degree from St. Norbert College of DePere, WI.
“I am honored to join the Rosecrance team in their pursuit of providing excellent treatment, care and support for individuals and families living with addiction and mental health issues,” Armitage said. “Working alongside such talented and passionate professionals in fulfillment of our mission of providing Help, Hope and Recovery is inspiring.”