***This is a Volunteer Position*** Grant Writer(s) for Sustainable Food Systems
Mission - Sustainable Food Systems To mitigate the impact of food insecurity in low-income communities, while educating about nutrition, food growing methods, and the value of local foods through meaningful statewide partnerships.
Role Purpose Responsible for writing grant proposals for sustainable food systems projects in partnership with the Sustainable Food Systems Priority team. Grant writers will report directly to the Grants Manager and the Executive Director of the Arizona Sustainability Alliance.
Conduct the full range of activities required to prepare, submit, and manage grant proposals.
Engage with Sustainable Food Systems Priority team to learn about sustainable food system projects and be comfortable enough to write grants
Collaborate with Monitoring and Evaluation Manager to ensure that evaluation of grants is appropriate for each project
Collaborate with the Finance Committee to gather financial information necessary to write and submit grant proposals
Assist with grants for other priorities based on availability
Ideal Skill Set
Knowledge of food deserts, youth, education, health, STEM, gardens
Strong written communication skills
Proficient at writing clear, structured, articulate, and persuasive proposals
Strong editing skills
Attention to detail
Able to meet deadlines and handle multiple assignments
Able to be an active contributor and work well in team environments
Experience with proposal writing
Minimum of one year writing grants
Experience with non-profit fundraising
Time Commitment: Approximately 5-10 hours per week To apply for this volunteer opportunity, email your cover letter and resume/cv to firstname.lastname@example.org
8205 South Priest Drive #11962, Tempe, AZ 85284, US
The mission of the Arizona Sustainability Alliance is to create and support cutting-edge, project-based sustainability solutions in Arizona.
The Arizona Sustainability Alliance is a volunteer, non-partisan group committed to protecting our environment and promoting sustainable living through action and advocacy. Through
We empower Arizona citizens to work together toward more verdant, equitable and sustainable communities. We share a deep concern about catastrophic climate change, the future of our planet and the health and well being of generations to come.
Education & Literacy
We'll work with your schedule.
Phoenix Metropolitan AreaPhoenix, AZ85004
October 16, 2020
Grant Writing / Research
Approximately 5-10 Hours Per Week
To apply for this volunteer opportunity, email your cover letter and resume/cv to email@example.com