Volunteer Grant Writer


Cause Areas

When

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

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.


About

Youth Campaigns is seeking an expereinced grant writer to help research and pursue funding opportunities, and to help manage those opportunities. Individuals will gain hands-on experience in fundraising and grant writing, and gain a better understanding of non-profit management. Individuals in this position will have the opportunity to build a strong professional network.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Research potential fundraising opportunities
  • Acquire sponsorships from local businesses
  • Create and maintain a calendar of proposal deadlines
  • Assist in grant writing and proposal creation
  • Assist with additional resource development and fundraising project needs, if interested
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Strong interest in Youth Campaigns’ mission to empower low-income and minority youth with the technical skills they need to be leaders in the future workforce
  • Previous experience with fundraising and/or grant writing (preferred)
  • Strong writing and communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Desire to learn about non-profit management and resource development
  • Self-starter who takes initiative
  • Dependable, adaptable, flexible, and punctual
  • Complete a volunteer application

Skills

  • Resource Development / Management
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • Business Development
  • Copy Writing / Copy Editing
  • Fundraising

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • 5 - 10 hours weekly
  • Prior grant writing experience

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