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Vetri Community Partnership | Philadelphia, PA
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Vetri Community Partnership


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March 1, 2020
February 29, 2020
1099 contractor - contracted monthly rate based on an average of 10-20 hours/mo

Vetri Community Partnership (VCP) teaches hands-on culinary nutrition lessons with the goal of empowering children and families to lead healthier lives. We are a team of hardworking, fun-loving individuals motivated to share how easy and affordable it can be to make and eat vegetable-forward dishes at home. We deliver programs in elementary schools, community spaces, after school programs, and medical schools and clinics throughout the greater Philadelphia region. We are funded in large part by individual donors, as well as by government, corporate and foundation grants.

VCP seeks a qualified independent Grant Writer to identify grant opportunities and manage the grant writing and proposal process. The writer may also be contracted to monitor grant status and to submit mid-year and closeout reports. The writer will be paid as a 1099 contractor and compensated at an agreed upon monthly rate based on an average of 10-20 hours per month.


SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES

·        Work closely with the CEO and Director of Development to create a strategy for securing grant funding

·        Research and identify foundation, corporate and/or government grant opportunities

·        Prepare grant proposals using a strategic approach regarding specific context, data, and testimonials

·        Complete and submit grant applications on time

·        Monitor grant progress and related reporting deadlines and requirements

·        Maintain accurate grant submission records and prepare to submit all mid-year and close out reports


WORK EXPERIENCE & JOB REQUIREMENTS

·        Bachelor’s degree required

·        Minimum 3 years of grant writing experience for private and public foundations; government experience a plus

·        Clear, concise writing style with the ability to tell VCP’s story

·        Strategic, forward thinker with the ability to identify long-term funding opportunities

·        Timely, organized and detail oriented

·        Contractor must be able to work remotely with their own computer with internet connection; Philadelphia-area preferred

·        Contractor must submit monthly invoices to VCP’s billing department for payment

Vetri Community Partnership (VCP) teaches hands-on culinary nutrition lessons with the goal of empowering children and families to lead healthier lives. We are a team of hardworking, fun-loving individuals motivated to share how easy and…

Details at a glance

  • Remote Possible
  • Part Time Schedule
  • Contract
  • 4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional

Level of Language Proficiency

Fluent/Native English speaker and writer

Fluent/Native English speaker and writer

How to Apply

Email your resume, cover letter and one writing sample to chelsea@vetricommunity.org; Attached PDF or Word docs are preferred.  

Email your resume, cover letter and one writing sample to chelsea@vetricommunity.org; Attached PDF or Word docs are preferred.  

Location

Philadelphia, PA

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