Grant Writer

  • Northfield, IL, US

Grant Writers will be responsible for writing proposals for both unrestricted operating revenue and restricted projects and for submitting timely and accurate reports for all existing grant funded projects.

DUTIES

  • Responsible for conducting the full range of activities required to prepare, submit, and manage grant proposals to foundation and corporate sources.
  • Perform prospect research on foundations and corporations to evaluate prospects for corporate and foundation grants.
  • Work with finance to gather information necessary to report to corporate/foundation funders on current grant programs.
  • Comply with all grant reporting as required by foundation/corporate donors.
  • Provide stewardship to current donors to provide regular written updates (newsletters etc) to corporate and foundation donors.
  • Understanding of institutional history and programs (information will be provided).
  • Maintain current records in database and in paper files, including grant tracking and reporting.
  • Track statistics relevant to development and provide department with written materials necessary for donor stewardship (visitor number and diversity, educational program attendance, etc).
  • Work with VP or ED to provide development input for all written institutional materials (including Annual Report, Member magazine).
  • Assist with other fundraising projects as requested

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  • This volunteer opportunity can be performed from a remote location.

  • PO BOX 8074
    Northfield, IL, US 60093
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  • Duration:

    3 months or longer
  • Time commitment:

    Occasional (weekly or monthly)
  • Schedule:

    Flexible schedule

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