The Hope Zone just celebrated its third anniversary and is ready to start expanding! We are currently looking for a grant writer who shares our passion for impacting families from all backgrounds and walks of life.
- Work closely with the Executive Director to formalize a development plan, identify funding sources, and determine THZ’s eligibility for funding opportunities.
Work with the Executive Director and Board to get THZ’s name and mission top of mind with potential funders.
Generate proposals and supporting documents in response to funding guidelines.
Maintain funding calendar and records in Salesforce to track upcoming deadlines, proposals, and reports required by funders.
Write reports to government, corporations, foundations and other funders.
Outstanding research skills are essential.
Excellent written communication skills.
Ability to understand both the needs of THZ and the organization offering the grant money.
Experience or knowledge of the health/wellness, human development/family studies, or urban studies would be helpful.
Great organizational skills.
Outstanding computer skills
- A bachelor's degree in communications, English, professional writing or a similar major is preferred but not required.
- Familiarize yourself with The Hope Zone's programs, goals and financial needs.
- Technical Writing
- Reporting & Dashboards
- Donor Management
- Grant Writing / Research
- Public Relations
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Orientation or Training
- varies as grant deadlines come and go