The American Autism Association is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing low-income families with free of cost quality therapeutic recreational programs.
Purpose/Overview: The Fundraising Volunteer supports the Development Department through fundraising assistance. Depending on the volunteer's time availability, skill set, and interests, other projects may be offered, such as assistance with grant and newsletter writing, events, and prospect research.
Benefits: Volunteer will gain insight into the various facets of Development, including donor stewardship, fundraising, and grant solicitation. There may also be opportunities to network, social opportunities, and discounts to events as available to all AAA volunteers.
Schedule: The schedule is flexible.
Core Competencies & Qualifications: Volunteer must have basic knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel; prior experience and/or comfort with database management is preferred. They should enjoy working independently, taking initiative, and have a willingness to learn.
The fundraising volunteer will assist the Community Manager with fundraising initiatives & cold outreach to local businesses. All outreach will be done over the phone and via email. Volunteer must be comfortable with talking on the phone.
- Resource Development / Management
- Basic Computer Skills
- Business Development & Sales Management
- CSR / Volunteer Coordination
- Community Outreach
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training