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Rise of Broken Women

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Grant Writer

Rise of Broken Women is looking for a volunteer Grant Writer to help pool in funding that will launch the Work Reacclimating Internship Program. Look no further than our organization if you would like to help women extricate themselves from the cycle of poverty. Our holistic approach allows us to meet all of our women’s immediate and outlying needs so that they are able to sustainably transition out of poverty. Visit www.riseofbrokenwomen.org to learn more.

Responsibilities:

  • Develops proposals by assembling information including project nature, objectives/outcomes/deliverables, implementation, methods, timetable, staffing, budget, stands of performance, and evaluation
  • Prepare proposals by determining concept, gathering and formatting information, writing drafts, and obtaining approvals
  • Determine proposal concepts by identifying and clarifying opportunities and needs, studying requests for proposals (RFPs), and attending strategy meetings
  • Meet proposal deadlines by establishing priorities and target dates for information gathering, writing, review, approval, and transmittal
  • Enters and monitors tracking data
  • Coordinates requirements with contributors and contributes proposal status information to review meetings

Work Hours:

This is an 8 hour/week volunteer opportunity. Work-week schedule can be flexible. Meetings will only be held on work days during business hours (9:00 AM - 5:00 PM).

Qualifications/Skills:

  • Excellent written communications
  • Problem solving skills
  • Deadline-oriented
  • Works well on teams as well as individually
  • Enthusiastic about helping underserved women and girls

Education/Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in English, Journalism, or another writing-intensive field
  • Minimum of 1-year experience in grants writing
  • Writing Samples are a big plus

Looking forward to hearing from you! Send an inquiry to abigail@riseofbrokenwomen.org with the subject line "Rise of Broken Women [Your Name_Grant Writer Volunteer]" if you are ready to help women rise!

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About Rise of Broken Women

Location:

424 West 54th Street, New York, NY 10019, US

Mission Statement

Rise of Broken Women is a multicultural nonprofit organization dedicated to helping women and their families extricate themselves from the cycle of poverty.

Description

Rise of Broken Women is built on our vast network of volunteers who enable us to distribute basic necessities to women and families in over 98 homeless shelters and low-income communities throughout the five boroughs of New York City. We have distributed menstrual products, toiletries, winter coats, socks, under garments, school supplies, and toys to over 15,000 people within our community. We also work to educate the non-poverty-stricken New York City community on issues facing homeless and low-income families so that they become inspired to help these families out of their poverty-stricken circumstances. Understanding is the key to empathizing and taking action.

Homeless & Housing

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Grant Writing / Research

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Orientation or Training
  • Virtual Meetings will only be available during regular business hours; Mondays - Thursdays; 9 AM - 5 PM (EST)
  • Must have access to a computer and Microsoft Word. Documents should never be uploaded onto Google drive.

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