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Global AEBD -- Alliance for Entrepreneurship and Business Development

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The following is a volunteer opportunity that may be performed virtually.

Global AEBD-EmpreSomos is a non-profit social initiative. One of its key objectives is the improvement of enterprising skills, knowledge, and know-how among youngsters and young adults in the countries of the Central American region, notably, Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, and Nicaragua.

An overview of EmpreSomos goals and objectives is offered in this flyer: http://bit.ly/EmpreSomos-Eng. The organization's site at www.empresomos.org provides additional information about mission and services.

We are looking for an experienced Grant Writer to help us craft and write coherent, organized, and compelling grant proposals for our philanthropic organization. We expect the Grant Writer will devote a minimum of ten hours/week to grant-related tasks. We are looking for help for three months.

Main Responsibilities

Working with relevant EmpreSomos organizational members, the Grant Writer will,

  • Identify grant funding opportunities from relevant fundraising information sources.
  • Prepare letters of inquiry.
  • Design, conceptualize and write proposals and supporting documents.

Knowledge and Skills

Bachelor's degree in creative or related field.

2+ years of grant experience.

Ability to write clear, structured, articulate, and persuasive proposals.

Proficient with MS tools and/or Google Docs.

Excellent knowledge of fundraising information sources.

Excellent organizational skills.

Spanish speaking a plus.

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About Global AEBD -- Alliance for Entrepreneurship and Business Development


Lindenhouse Area, Gaithersburg, MD 20879, US

Mission Statement

Global AEBD is a 501(c)3 Nonprofit Social Enterprise with an international focus. We are dedicated to the vision that entrepreneurship is a highly effective and powerful tool against poverty, unemployment, and underemployment. EmpreSomos Central America is currently our main initiative. Our website at www.empresomos.org depicts its objectives and major components. An overview of EmpreSomos is offered in this flyer: http://bit.ly/EmpreSomos-Eng


Our www.EmpreSomos.org Internet portal offers enriched access to an interconnected set of resources, tools, and services:

- Access to online entrepreneurship mentoring resources.
- E-learning and training portals, offering a wide variety of free continuing education and training programs.
- A place to advertise and promote learning, training, or networking events.
- Current geolocation of national and regional services in support of entrepreneurs, small enterprises, and other ecosystem actors.
- A digital knowledge repository to facilitate the exchange of ideas and concepts relevant to entrepreneurship growth in the Central American region.

Education & Literacy


Mon Sep 28, 2020 - Wed Dec 02, 2020
09:00 AM - 08:00 PM  


9841 Washingtonian BlvdGaithersburg, MD 20878


  • Technical Writing
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • People Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • Project Management
  • Verbal / Written Communication




  • A minimum of ten hours per week for a period of three months.

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