Non-Profit Grant Writer

Cause Areas


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


1420 Washington Blvd Ste 301Detroit, MI 48226


The Grant Writer will prospect and generate new grant proposals for Brown Girls Read Book Club. The candidate should have a proven track record in producing successful grant proposals from $2,000 and higher, excellent writing and communication skills and the ability to work in a collaborative work environment. The Grant Writer will work closely with the Program Director and Treasurer to manage prospect research, develop letters of inquiries and proposals, and produce narrative for grants. The Grant Writer will develop a deep understanding of Brown Girls Read Book Club funding needs and potential funding needs.


  • Developing and writing grant requests including letters of inquiry and full proposals to foundations, corporations and other grant-making organizations, persuasively communicating Brown Girls Read Book Club mission to potential funders.
  • Coordinate with Brown Girls Read Book Club staff to develop content and specific requests for grant proposals.
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with funders.
  • Research and Identify new potential funders including foundations, state and federal sources, corporate and individual funders.


  • Mentoring
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Reading / Writing
  • General Education
  • Tutoring

Good Match For

Kids Teens

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 25

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