Are you a grant writer with a passion for philanthropy and the arts? EDN! Chicago is looking for a dedicated local Grant Writer to help secure funding to extend its Chicago Chapter’s impact and enrich current youth programming.
WHAT IS EDN!?
Everybody Dance Now! is a nonprofit organization that provides regular free and low-cost hip hop and street dance programming to young people throughout the nation and Chicago, who would otherwise not have access to such opportunities. We are dedicated not only to inspiring our students through positive outlets that promote healthy and active lives, but also to empowering our young leaders as agents of social change.
- Research possible local grant opportunities
- Develop relationships with Grant Makers
- Write & submit letters of inquiry and grant proposals
- Collaborate with National’s grant writer
- Attend biweekly Executive Committee meetings
- Excellent written communication skills
- Top-shelf research skills
- Great organizational skills
- Being able to understand and execute complex instructions
- Ability for to meet tight deadlines
- Grant Writer certification (preferred but not necessary)
To be determined; Based on experience
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Minimum Education Required