This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.
3K9 Working Dogs,Inc. is offering a unique opportunity for a volunteer or intern working within a 501C. This position assists in various aspects of grant writing and research to help secure funding for 3K9 Working Dog, Inc's programs. This opportunity is an ideal fit for a college student with strong writing and research skills who is interested in exploring nonprofit fundraising.
Reports to: Owner, Head Trainer, and/or Volunteer Co-Ordinator.
Hours: 10-15 hours per week. Flexible schedule within established guidelines.
Term of Position: Requires a 12-week commitment and can be renewed based on mutual agreement.
Identify grant opportunities that are a strong fit with 3K9 Working Dogs, Inc.'s programs and relevant to the company’s mission, goals, and strategic plan, including grants available this year and future grant prospects.
Gather up-to-date information on federal, state, and local trends and issues that affect service animal programs and clients.
Secure supporting data, documentation, and letters of support to enhance grant applications.
Draft letters of inquiry for identified funding matches.
Write and compile materials for small grant applications.
Assist with proofreading and editing of final projects.
Compensation: This is an unpaid position. However, this opportunity provides the following benefits:
Academic Credit: If available through your college/university, 3K9 Working Dogs, Inc. will complete any necessary forms to demonstrate eligibility.
Inside look and active involvement in fundraising for a nonprofit organization.
Solid resume builder and future employment reference.
Proficiency with internet research.
Well versed in Microsoft Word and Excel.
Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
Committed to supporting 3K9 Working Dogs, Inc.'s mission.
Ability to prioritize projects and assignments to meet deadlines.
Thrives in an environment that requires both independent and collaborative work.