Do you have professional skills and want to make a difference in the community? Help the American Red Cross by becoming a Fundraising Grant Writer Volunteer.
As a Grant Writer you will assist with research and documentation relating to grants and foundations. This is a great opportunity to gain professional fundraising experience with a well-recognized and respected international organization.
Responsibilities: * Research prospective grant-makers, including charitable giving history, Form 990s, and grant guidelines. * Assist with writing final reports and preparing stewardship materials. * Assist with compiling internal data on Red Cross service delivery. * Compile and archive completed grants per grant management protocol and audit compliance. * Create and maintain grant calendar to track proposal and report deadlines.
Qualifications: * Ability to plan, organize, and complete multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment. * Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. * Ability to coordinate and organize multiple functions and activities. * Work with extremely tight deadlines. * Proficiency with Microsoft Office programs. * Ability to effectively maintain the security of sensitive and confidential information. * Must be detail-oriented. * Prior writing experience a plus. *Available at least 4 hours a week *Able to join virtual meetings to discuss projects with Philantrophy Officer and eventually be able to come into office at 600 park center drive, Santa Ana, CA 92705 Call, Text or email Karla Legorreta, Recruitment Specialist at Karla.Legorreta@redcross.org (714) 380-7263