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Grant Writer for Non-Profit Addressing Racial Disparities in Incarceration

Are you passionate about combating racial disparities in the criminal justice system and empowering marginalized communities? Join our team as a Grant Writer and make a tangible difference in the lives of youth of color affected by incarceration.

We are seeking a dedicated individual to assist in securing financial grants aimed at supporting our initiatives to address recidivism rates among youth, particularly those from communities of color. As a Grant Writer, you will play a pivotal role in completing application processes, crafting compelling narratives, and securing funding that will directly impact the lives of vulnerable youth.

Key Responsibilities:

• Collaborate with program managers and stakeholders to identify funding needs and priorities.

• Research and identify potential grant opportunities aligned with the organization's mission and objectives.

• Develop and write grant proposals, ensuring alignment with grant guidelines and requirements.

• Compile supporting documents, data, and evidence to strengthen grant applications.

• Maintain thorough records of grant applications, deadlines, and outcomes.

• Cultivate relationships with funders, donors, and community partners to support ongoing fundraising efforts.

• Stay informed about current trends, policies, and best practices in grant writing and philanthropy.


• Bachelor's degree in a relevant field (such as English, Communications, Nonprofit Management, or Social Sciences).

• Proven experience in grant writing, preferably within the nonprofit sector.

• Strong research skills and ability to analyze and synthesize complex information.

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with a keen attention to detail.

• Ability to work independently and as part of a collaborative team.

• Commitment to social justice, equity, and inclusivity.

• Familiarity with issues related to youth incarceration, racial justice, and community empowerment is preferred.

Join us in our mission to create a more equitable and just society. Together, we can make a meaningful impact on the lives of marginalized youth and contribute to lasting systemic change. Apply now to be a part of our dedicated team fighting for justice and empowerment.

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About Idealist.org


389 5th Ave, 9th Floor, New York, NY 11109, US

Mission Statement

To bridge the gap between intention and action in order to bring about social impact.


Idealist is a leading online global resource for finding jobs in the nonprofit sector, as well as volunteer opportunities and graduate school programs for social impact.


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Children & Youth, Community, Homeless & Housing


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249 Dell AvenueOSSINING, NY 10562



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