Unpaid internship for grant-writer in mental health agency for the benefit of refugees and immigrants for forensic mental health training grants,childhood initiatives, sustainable land-use, community gardening for elder immigrants. Job Duties:
1. P repare grant proposals, beginning by performing research.
2. D evelop proposals, familiarize with FACTR's programs, goals and financial needs. 3. Look into potential funding sources. 4. Compile all the information needed, compose and send the proposals. 5. Maintain records to track the proposals, provide any additional information requested by grant-making organization.
Educational Requirements: 1.A bachelor's degree in communications, English, professional writing or a similar major, college students are encouraged to apply. 2. Outstanding grammar and research skills are essential. 3. Certificates in grant writing that complement a bachelor's degree or graduate programs in nonprofit management preferred. 4.Need skills to meet tight deadlines, and have the ability to do extensive research.
25 North 14th Street, Suite 505, San Jose, CA 95112, US
A multi-cultural, service, research and training center for the promotion of resilience in refugees and immigrants
The specific purpose of this corporation is for service, research and training:
To provide counseling, psycho- educational services and cultural awareness programs for newcomer families and their children that is respectful of ethnic values and diverse views, including State Laws pertaining to Child Protection, Domestic Violence, Educational, Immigration and other areas.
To provide a setting for professionals who work with stressed families in newcomer and other circumstances to gain knowledge and skills to help them be effective in their work.
To develop a knowledge base for dissemination of practices, methods and concepts for use in the broad mental health and Social Services field.
Advocacy & Human Rights
Immigrants & Refugees
We'll work with your schedule.
This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.