Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

P.O. Box 19204Philadelphia, PA 19143

About

We are seeking someone, preferably local to the Philadelphia tri-state area, willing to assist us in the following:


Major Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for conducting the full range of activities required to prepare, submit, and manage grant proposals to foundation and corporate sources.
  • Perform prospect research on foundations and corporations to evaluate prospects for corporate and foundation grants.
  • Work with board treasurer to gather information necessary to report to corporate/foundation funders on current grant programs.
  • Comply with all grant reporting as required by foundation/corporate donors.
  • Provide stewardship to current donors, including work with Grants & Research Manager to provide regular written updates (newsletters etc) to corporate and foundation donors.
  • Understanding of institutional history and programs.
  • Maintain current records in database and in paper files, including grant tracking and reporting.
  • Track statistics relevant to development and provide department with written materials necessary for donor stewardship (visitor number and diversity, educational program attendance, etc).
  • Work with Grants & Research Manager to provide development input for all written institutional materials (including Annual Report, Member magazine).
  • Assist with other fundraising projects as requested
  • Meet monthly with volunteer team

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Strong written communication skills; ability to write clear, structured, articulate, and persuasive proposals.
  • Strong editing skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to meet deadlines.
  • Knowledge of fundraising information sources.
  • Experience with proposal writing and institutional donors.
  • Knowledge of basic fundraising techniques and strategies.
  • Knowledge and familiarity with research techniques for fundraising prospect research.

Works towards the mission and vision of Hazael Haven, for more information visit: http://hazaelhaven.org/

Skills

  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Research

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • 1 yr. commitment; 1-10hrs/week

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