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


This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

Puddin is a Core Paws pup with our partner, Heath's Haven, in Idaho. She was hit by a car and paralyzed, requires her bladder to be expressed 3 times daily. She's a total love bug!


At Core Paws, our goal and mission is to help animal shelters and rescues place their hardest cases in lifelong, loving homes. Our focus is on special needs animals, seniors, behavioral issues, second chance and more. We partner with rescues and shelters to promote their hardest to place animals on our website to help them gain exposure across the nation.

We are looking for a volunteer grant writer to join our team of animal loving professionals, to apply for grants which will help to fund our programs and help more as many animals as we can.

Job Duties:

Responsible for conducting the full range of activities required to prepare, submit, and manage grant proposals to foundation and corporate sources with assistance from the Executive Director and Board of Directors.

Perform prospect research on foundations and corporations to evaluate prospects for corporate and foundation grants.

Gather information necessary to report to corporate/foundation funders on current grant programs.

Comply with all grant reporting as required by foundation/corporate donors by keeping careful records .


2+ years of proven grant writing experience

Strong written communication skills; ability to write clear, structured, articulate and persuasive proposals

Strong editing skills and attention to detail

Knowledge and familiarity with research techniques for fundraising prospect research

Please visit our website at to learn more about our cause. If this is an opportunity that fits your skill set, submit your interest with a comment as to why you are interested in this opportunity and our movement for hard-to-place homeless animals. Thanks so much!


  • Organization
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • Verbal / Written Communication

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 25
  • flexible volunteer schedule dependent on grants
  • Must have passion for animal rescue and our cause

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