**URGENT NEED** GRANT WRITER/RESEARCHER - Creative & Performing Arts LGBTQ Organization

Cause Areas


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


This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.


Do you want to make a difference in the lives of LGBTQ youth? Share your passion and experience with us!

We are seeking an experienced grant writer for an exceptional opportunity to assist in fund development for a rising arts non-profit doing work in the Pittsburgh, PA, New York, NY and Los Angeles, CA areas. Arts Out Loud is the ONLY LGBT arts organization that offers quality programming for young people in the US.

Our mission is to empower and educate LGBT youth by connecting them with entertainment industry professionals in the form of mentoring. We bring the best and brightest from film, theatre, music, dance to our community of 16-22 year old students to guide and teach. We are passionate about connecting local students with acclaimed artists to inspire them to believe in themselves and to further their arts education and career.

You would assist us by:

  • Work with team to develop and implement an annual development plan/strategy to increase annual grant income.
  • Develop/write grant proposals to foundations and grant-making organizations, persuasively communicating organization’s mission and programs to potential funders.
  • Assemble/submit grant requests, including letters, proposals, budgets, and presentations.
  • Conduct prospect research.
  • Report progress in grant research, grant submission and outcome to Arts Out Loud Board of Directors.

In return for the volunteer hours, the benefits to the volunteer candidate may include: job reference letter from the CEO of Arts Out Loud, experience gained while volunteering on various projects, networking opportunities, and current resume entry. Most importantly, you will be helping the organization work towards its mission.

You can find more information about us on our website: artsoutloud.org


  • Problem Solving
  • People Skills
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • Verbal / Written Communication

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • To be discussed
  • Must have experience in grant writing.
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