Vernon Hills Is New Director of Fund Development | Uplift Family Services

CAMPBELL, CA, December 2, 2016 – Vernon Hills is the new Director of Fund Development for  Uplift Family Services. In this position, he will be responsible  for designing, implementing and managing fundraising programs in the San Francisco Bay Area region.

A seasoned fundraiser, Hills has been the Director of Development for Shepherd’s Gate, Cityteam International and Habitat for Humanity.

“We’re thrilled to have Vernon join the team,” said Vice President of Fund Development and Marketing, Lisa Alegria. “He brings a wealth of experience in donor relations, development strategy and stewardship to our agency and will considerably add to our efforts of treating children who suffer from trauma.”

Hills has a bachelor’s degree in Business Studies from George Stevenson College in London. He resides with his family in San Jose.

About Uplift Family Services
Uplift Family Services is one of the largest, most comprehensive mental and behavioral health treatment programs in California. Uplift Family Services takes a state-of-the-art approach to children and adolescents with complex behavioral health challenges and helps them recover from trauma such as abuse, severe neglect, addiction and poverty. For youth that exit our programs, more than 90 percent are living in the community, staying in school and remaining out of trouble. For more information, visit and follow the agency on Twitter @upliftfamily.

Editorial Contact: Cathy Weselby Uplift Family Services (408) 364-4043