Overview of Responsibilities and Duties:
Responsible for successfully writing proposals for both unrestricted operating revenue and restricted projects and for submitting timely and accurate reports for all existing grant funded projects
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 Executive Director 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
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
- Copy Writing / Copy Editing
- Resource Development / Management
- Grant Writing / Research
- Community Outreach
- Technical Writing
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Varies/ around 3-6 hours per week
- Must have grant writing experience