Grant Writer and Researcher
SWISH UNITED INC
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We are looking for incredible volunteer grant writing and grant research experts who want to give back to their community in a project centered capacity. For this specific position, we are looking for individuals with past grant writing and/or researching experience working with small and/or large non-profits like ours.
We are an inclusive organization, if you do not have specific grant writing or grant researching experience, but want to learn, please apply, and notate in your application.
Volunteer Duties may include:
- Researching grant databases and clearinghouses.
- Researching global, federal, state, and local grants specific to the mission of Global Paint to present to the board for consideration.
- Researching global, federal, state, and local grants specific to board requests.
- Write effective grant proposals.
- Complete global, federal, state, and local grant applications by collaborating with the Executive Director, Fundraising & Grants board member, Organization Coordinator, and Project Coordinator.
- Other various tasks as they relate to the mission and goals of the organization.
If you are interested in the above volunteer opportunity, please send your resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org with the position in the subject line. This Grant Writing position is for a candidate who understands the art of persuasion and donor and volunteer cultivation. Grant writing experience is a plus. Please supply examples of successful Grant Writing campaigns in which you have been involved. The Grant Writing Volunteer Candidate will work with our executive staff and Board of Directors to develop grant materials, strategies, and in-kind resources, and new program developments to help build and scale our organization.
About SWISH UNITED INC
40 GRAHAM ST, Suite 2, JERSEY CITY, NJ 07307, US
To provide inclusive programming and services for school-aged youth and adults of all abilities and backgrounds that are both innovative and effective that fosters identity, independence, productivity, and diversity.
Who We Are
A network of givers. We care about our families, our friends, and our communities. We believe every human controls their own destiny but requires and is deserving of guidance and support. SWISH (Serving With Integrity Shooting Hoops) was developed and established to answer the call to reach and serve the forgotten and underserved, to teach self-awareness (identifying emotions, self-confidence, etc.), self-management (impulse control, goal-setting, etc.), social awareness (appreciating diversity, respecting others, etc.), relationship skills (communication, teamwork, etc.) and responsible decision making (analyzing situation, ethical responsibility, etc.).
Here at SWISH, our inclusive approach ensures that all youth and young adults, regardless of ability or background, are given the support to participate in all programs.