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Shakti Rising

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Grant Writing

10-15 /month, 6 month-1 year commitment

Are you passionate about philanthropy and fundraising and want to learn another way of doing business?

Do you have skills in the realm of resource development that you would like to use in service of the feminine? Do you believe that gratitude, generosity and receptivity are qualities worthy of cultivation?

If you answered yes to these questions then this volunteer opportunity is for you!

Shakti Rising is seeking seasoned and talented volunteers to work and play in our innovative model of fundraising and resource development.

This is not a business as usual in non-profits volunteer opportunity.

If you want to be challenged to build a compelling case around work that is life changing, complex and difficult to grasp ( because our work is future oriented) that is centered around the feminine then you’ve found the right spot to volunteer.

Intrigued and ready to take the next step??

All the details are below and we highly suggest that you visit our website (www.shaktirising.org) so that you understand more about this magic carpet ride you are about to take.

Commitment: 10-15 hour per week with a minimum 1 year commitment (because we will invest in you and want you to invest in us).

Required Skills & Qualities:

  • Orients to possibility
  • Interested in research organization, foundations, grants that support Shakti’s work
  • Enjoy asking and raising funds for a cause you believe in
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Works collaboratively on teams and feels belonging when working remotely

Desired Skills:

  • Know grant trends
  • Connections to foundations or other grant givers
  • Knowledge of our regions (Tennessee, California, Oregon, New Mexico)

Support provided:

  • Ongoing training by local and national SFU staff
  • Ongoing communication and leadership development in Shakti’s model
  • 2-day volunteer training immersion: Bite the Apple
  • connection with other volunteers and staff nationwide

Training in Shakti’s unique model and experience in a supportive nonprofit environment. Gain experience in resource development, fundraising, and project management. Opportunity awaits for community building and networking with donors and the Shakti Rising community.

www.shaktirising.org Chelsea@shaktirising.org To volunteer with Shakti, please fill out our volunteer application . Thank you, we look forward to hearing from you!

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About Shakti Rising


2211 O St., Sacramento, CA 95816, US

Mission Statement

Shakti Rising is a social change organization transforming the lives of women, girls, and the larger community. We cultivate health and emerging leadership in women and girls, ultimately empowering them to utilize their personal transformation as a catalyst for positive change in their families and communities. This creates gradual cultural change that supports sustainable, cooperative, healthy societies. Our work actively promotes community well-being by creating woman and child-friendly societies that are safe, healthy, vibrant, diverse, sustainable, and culturally alive.Our mission is to empower women to uncover, rediscover, and reclaim their whole selves


Shakti Rising is active in 5 regions, San Diego and Sacramento CA, Bend OR, Las Cruces NM, and Johnson City TN. We work with volunteers from all over the United States and beyond. We have three program areas: Transformational Recovery, Shakti Feminine University, and Transformation Through Service. Our three programs support women and the larger community to dive deeply into their own personal recovery, education, and leadership development. Our volunteer program is a leadership program, we are a living laboratory of leading from the feminine.

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