Volunteer Opportunity

Grant Researcher/Writer

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Big Apple Greeter | New York, NY
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Big Apple Greeter


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Published 2 months ago

Start Date

February 25, 2019

End Date

February 25, 2020

Times of Day

Weekday Mornings

Time Commitment

Part time (10-30 hrs/wk)

Duration

Long-Term (6 months-1 year)


Mission: Big Apple Greeter was founded in 1992 with a mission to enhance the worldwide image of New York City. The organization's primary program is its free Greeter service, which is offered to visitors to New York City. Big Apple Greeter matches visitors with volunteer New Yorkers who act as hosts, on informal explorations of New York's diverse neighborhoods. Our volunteers are knowledgeable and enthusiastic New Yorkers who want to share their love of the city with visitors from around the world.

Position Summary: Big Apple Greeter seeks a part-time Volunteer Grant Researcher/Writer. The ideal candidate will have a several years of grant-writing experience.

Responsibilities:

  • · Prepare, submit, and manage grant proposals for government agencies, corporations, and foundations.
  • · Research and locate funding opportunities and potential donors.
  • · Maintain records to track grant opportunities and reporting deadlines, including new and annually renewable opportunities.
  • · Special projects and duties as assigned, including assistance with fundraising events.

Qualifications: Fundraising experience and computer skills are required. In addition, this person should have excellent writing, analytical, and research skills.

Benefits: Good opportunity for a retired person with fundraising experience or a graduate student who wishes to gain real world experience. This volunteer would work with staff and volunteers in a friendly environment.

Time Commitment: 8-12 hours a week with at least a nine-month commitment; flexible hours.

Mission: Big Apple Greeter was founded in 1992 with a mission to enhance the worldwide image of New York City. The organization's primary program is its free Greeter service, which is offered to visitors to New York City. Big Apple Greeter…

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  • Training Provided

How To Apply

Contact: Alicia Pierro, Tel. 212/669-2364, Fax: 212/669-3685, E-mail: apierro@bigapplegreeter.org

Contact: Alicia Pierro, Tel. 212/669-2364, Fax: 212/669-3685, E-mail: apierro@bigapplegreeter.org

Location

1 Centre St., Suite 2312, New York, NY 10007
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