Our Fundraising and Event Planner will lead all events held by GRACE Grows, from creation to implementation and tracking of progress. At Grace Grows, a 501(c)(3) organization in Alachua County, Florida, we empower individuals who are experiencing homelessness or food insecurity through horticulture.
For more information, visit our website: https://www.gracegrowsgnv.com
Ideate and develop fundraising initiatives and strategies to ensure recurring contributions and encourage new contributions
Monitor progress of fundraising initiatives
Develop and maintain sponsors/ donors contact lists
Identify and build relationships with potential donors
Secure commitments of participation or donation from individuals and donors
Assist in establishing fundraising goals for events or specified time periods
Monitor budgets, expense reports, or other financial data for fundraising organizations.
Assist in creating reports to communicate fundraising effects for donors
Write and send letters of thanks to donors
Experience & Education
Minimum of 2 years of fundraising and/ or event planning experience; previous experiences in sales or marketing also acceptable
Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Communications, Public Relations, Journalism or a related field
Experience working with virtual fundraising/ event planning preferred
Experience managing a team
Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
Quick thinker and ability to make decisions under pressure
Empowering individuals who are experiencing homelessness or food insecurity through horticulture.
Founded in 2017, Grace Grows' mission is to empowering individuals experiencing homelessness or food insecurity through horticulture. Our programs focus on community development, therapeutic horticulture, and education.
Homeless & Housing
We'll work with your schedule.
This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.