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Fund-raiser/Grant Writer/Development Volunteer - remote

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International Focus, Inc.

  • 8 people are interested

The focus of the position is to assist the organization in creating and developing fund-raising campaigns, as well as identifying and applying for funding grants.

As a member of the Development Team, your duties may include:

  • Collaborate to establish funding strategies in harmony with organizational priorities by learning in detail the mission and programs of International Focus

  • Identify adequate funding sources from foundations, corporate or public grants, etc.

  • C ontribute to overall organizational fundraising strategy: research funding options, assist in entire grant writing process

  • Collaborate with designated committee to develop narrative content, budgets for proposals, stories, photos, and other materials

  • Created succession pla n for incoming interns/volunteers

Skills Desired:

  • Commitment for mid-long term volunteering with IF

  • Strong writing skills and organizational skills

  • Passionate about our vision and mission and comfortable being pushed outside of your comfort zone

  • Adaptable to imperfect processes due fast changing circumstances and remote environment


  • Signature of IF non-disclosure agreement (NDA)

  • Recommendation from past employers

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About International Focus, Inc.


4000 Blue Ridge Road, Suite 140, RALEIGH, NC 27612, US

Mission Statement

International Focus is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization with the mission to promote mutual understanding between North Carolina’s Triangle Region and the international community through education, economic and cultural exchange, arts, and the celebration of achievements.


International Focus supports multiculturalism and international exchange through the International Visitors' Leadership Programs, the Community Connections Programs, and the Open World Programs. International Focus also promotes diversity via its newsletters, collaborations, workshops, resources, and its flagship event, the International Festival of Raleigh, considered to be a key component of the Triangle’s cultural and artistic offerings. The event showcases music, dance, cuisine, art, and cultural education from 55 diverse cultures, and welcomes 30,000 visitors annually.

We continue to welcome new ethnic communities to our network as the Triangle’s population expands; and we are honored to be the area’s pivotal connector for cross-cultural understanding and respect.

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We'll work with your schedule.


Your HomeRALEIGH, NC 27601


  • Strategic Planning
  • Market Research
  • Fundraising
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • Resource Development / Management
  • Verbal / Written Communication


  • People 55+


  • Must be at least 21
  • 2-5 hours per week
  • - Signature of IF non-disclosure agreement (NDA) - Recommendation from past/current employer or volunteer coordinator

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