Quick Overview: If you are someone who is passionate about volunteering for a non-profit, have an eye for identifying fundraising opportunities then consider a volunteer opportunity as a grant researcher.
Organization Name and Website: Operation Confidence, https://www.operationconfidence.org/
Mission or Broader Program Description: Operation Confidence aims to assist homeless disabled veterans with permanent housing, resources, and adaptive services through Operation Confidence Turning Point Housing Program to help them become productive citizens once again.
Volunteer Roles and Responsibilities: We are looking for experienced grant writers/fundraisers/networkers who can research and identify funding for Operation Confidence. The pro bono grant researcher we are looking for will have excellent writing, grammar, and communication skills. Each volunteer is matched to a position and will meet with the Executive Director to ensure completion of the project.
Research, develop, and write inquiries, letters, and other fundraising documents
Draft proposals and other correspondence to solicit grant funds
Track and monitor proposals, their deadlines, and requirements
Ensure proposals and grant reports are submitted by the deadline(s)
Requirements: Volunteers can work remotely (depending upon the role), and will receive support from L.A. Works Pro Bono Coordinator.
Experience in philanthropy and non-profits a plus
Working knowledge of MS Office
Outstanding organizational and planning abilities
Proficient in writing, communications or relevant field a plus
The time commitment is flexible, 2+ hours each week until the completion of the project, remote volunteer role, volunteers may need to be mindful of deadlines.
Volunteer Roles & Responsibilities
- Issue Area(s): Pro-Bono, Hunger & Homelessness
- Population Served: Homeless, Low-income Communities, Military/Veterans
- Age Minimum (with Adult): 55+, Minimum Age:55+
Additional Dates for this Event
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