During these uncertain times, how can we help?

As the world leader in volunteerism we feel a responsibility to unite our broader community, and to use this moment to become stronger.

See below to access our COVID-19 Resource Hub, and to explore our growing directory of COVID-19-specific and virtual volunteering opportunities.
Read More
 

Grant Writer

Save to Favorites

Keep Rowlett Beautiful

Image_202103080830

The Grant Writer is primarily responsible for developing and writing grant proposals to foundations and other grant-making organizations to persuasively communicate the mission and programs of Keep Rowlett Beautiful, Inc. (KRB), a 501(c)(3) organization, to potential funders. Working closely with the Board of Directors, the Grant Writer will assemble and submit grant requests, establish and maintain personal contact and relationships with foundation contacts, conduct prospect research, and maintain a calendar of submissions and other deadlines.

Responsibilities Include

  • Developing and writing grant proposals to foundations and other grant-making organizations
  • Assembling and submitting grant requests, including letters, proposals, budgets, and presentations;
  • Establishing and maintaining personal contact and relationships with foundation contacts and program officers;
  • Ensuring prompt acknowledgement of foundation gifts;
  • Maintaining calendar to ensure timely submission of letters of inquiry, proposal deadlines, and reports;
  • Conducting prospect research;
  • Prioritizing projects to keep multiple projects moving in a timely manner;
  • Providing writing support for major donor and individual contribution letters and acknowledgements;
  • Creating boilerplate text that can form the basis for all of our grants.

Qualifications

The Grant Writer will be able to craft funding proposals in a clear and compelling manner. Excellent writing, analytical, and research skills are desired. Experience with using online databases and other sources to locate biographical, financial, and philanthropic information is preferred. A familiarity with charitable databases is a plus. A solid understanding of budgets, as they relate to proposals and grants, is essential. Three to five years of relevant experience is preferred.

2 More opportunities with Keep Rowlett Beautiful

About Keep Rowlett Beautiful

Location:

P.O. Box 1992, Rowlett, TX 75088, US

Mission Statement

Educate and energize our community to keep Rowlett clean and green. Empower individuals to take greater responsibility for enhancing their Rowlett community environment.

Description

KRB works on educating Rowlett citizens on recycling, litter prevention, and beautification. KRB works closely with the City of Rowlett, but we are a stand alone non-profit organization. Keep Rowlett Beautiful provides litter prevention and recycling education programs to local schools and youth groups. We also work with community groups and businesses to conduct cleanup and beautification events. We work with any group any time to remove litter. All programs and supplies are offered free of charge.

Programs: Adopt-A-Highway, Electronic Recycling, and paper shredding events twice a year, Community Service Coordination, Educational

Community
Education & Literacy
Environment

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Budgeting
  • Reading / Writing
  • Donor Management
  • Fundraising
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • Community Outreach

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • dedicated time each week
  • Must be at least 21 Orientation or Training Dedicated time each week

Report this opportunity