Community Relations and Development Team – Fund Development and Proposal Writing
- Volunteer Opportunity posted by Nehemiah Center for Urban Leadership Development
A few hours per week
Long-Term (6 months-1 year)
Nehemiah Center for Urban Leadership Development
655 West Badger Road
We are looking for fund developers and proposal writers to volunteer their professional skills, assisting our Director of Community Relations and Development in various capacities, with the mission to build and maintain community support and funding for Nehemiah programs, initiatives, and events. Candidates will have a passion for social justice and racial equality in our community, cultural awareness and competency, and the ability to translate these values into their work.
Applicants with strong written communication skills, attention to detail, and familiarity with writing grant, business, or research proposals will be top candidates; experience working with non-profits is a plus. Professionals and grad students are encouraged to apply!
Strongly mission-driven; enthusiasm for Nehemiah’s vision and values
Advanced-level skills and/or experience in writing and editing, ability to comply with highly specific proposal requirements and tight deadlines, knowledge of fundraising techniques and strategies, and an understanding of institutional history
Collaborative and team-focused with an equal ability to work independently
18 or older
- Training Provided
How To Apply
Please email with a brief outline of your relevant skills and experience, and provide contact information. From there our Director of Mobilization, Marie Stolzenburg, will be in touch with you personally.