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Volunteer Grant Research Analyst

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The Morning Star Foundation


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Published 3 months ago

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A few hours per month

Volunteer Grant Research Analyst

Enjoy searching for the needle in a haystack? Help kids by finding funding sources for our programs.

The Morning Star Foundation is seeking a Volunteer Grant Research Analyst to research, develop, write and submit letters, reports, and other materials as necessary to identify and suggest sources of grant support from foundations, corporations and government. Experience working in a fast-paced, results-oriented environment and demonstrated flexibility in meeting shifting demands and priorities is a must. A high degree of creativity, energy, and initiative is required.

  • Reports to: Chief Executive Officer
  • Location: Spokane, WA
Duties and Responsibilities
  • Research grant funding opportunities
  • Investigate and identify prospective funding sources through colleagues, directories, periodicals, and internet research
  • Research and initiate relationships with new prospective funders
  • Write letters of inquiry and solicitations
  • Match prospective funding sources with Foundation priorities
  • Draft compelling prospective grant opportunity narratives
  • Work with Grants Administration Committee Chair and Chief Executive Officer to prepare proposals
  • Work cross-departmentally to collect statistical information, press, exhibition catalogs, and images
  • Ensure hard files are accurate and up-to-date with recent correspondence
  • Other duties as assigned by the Chief Executive Officer
Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree or degree candidate in communications, English, writing or similar field
  • Strong presentation, communication, and organizational skills.
  • Proficiency in G-Suite (Google Docs, Google Sheets, Gmail, Google Drive).
  • Accuracy in written correspondence, record keeping and ability to work under deadlines is critical
  • Ability to read, analyze and interpret complex documents and instructions
  • Excellent grammar and strong research skills
  • Ability to calculate figures
  • Must be highly detail-oriented
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple deadlines
  • Experience working with high-level corporate volunteers and community leaders
  • Embraces values of Respect, Integrity, and Excellence in the workplace

Enjoy searching for the needle in a haystack? Help kids by finding funding sources for our programs.

The Morning Star Foundation is seeking a Volunteer Grant Research Analyst to research, develop, write and submit letters, reports, and other…

Details at a glance

  • Remote Possible
  • Groups Welcome
  • International Volunteers Welcome
  • Virtual Opportunity
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Location

Morning Star Foundation

510 West Riverside Avenue, 201, Spokane, WA 99201

How to Apply

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with the Morning Star Foundation!

Volunteers are an essential part of our team and help us in many ways. We appreciate everyone who gives us the gift of their time. Wherever you volunteer, you will make a difference. 

Our volunteer application process begins with us getting to know you. Please submit a copy of your resume to review in preparation for a conversation. 

Please schedule a time to chat with us here: Chat with our CEO

We look forward to learning more about how you may be a good fit for our team soon.

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with the Morning Star Foundation!

Volunteers are an essential part of our team and help us in many ways. We appreciate everyone who gives…

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