Volunteer Grant Writer
Volunteer Types: Administration/Office, Communications and Marketing, Fundraising
Organization types: Children, Youth and Family, LGBTQIA2+, Senior Citizens, Women
Long term (6 months to a year)
Application Deadline: November 30, 2023
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Shelter Movers is looking for a motivated individual with a positive attitude, strong research and written communication skills to help us with grant applications. The grant writer will be reporting to the Fund Development Manager and will be responsible for researching and writing grant proposals to foundations and other grant-making organizations.

How will this opportunity benefit the volunteer?
- You’ll have the opportunity to make a positive impact on your community by supporting individuals and families transitioning from violence and abuse. - You’ll gain experience in grant writing, with coaching and support from an experienced professional in the field. - You’ll receive training in preparation for your role, and have access to ongoing training material and opportunities. - You’ll work with a great team of passionate volunteers that have a desire to make a difference in their community
How will the organization benefit?
Financial support through donations and grants aids in our ability to acquire needed resources such as moving equipment, vehicles, storage units, etc. Having the proper tools allows us to continue supporting individuals and families fleeing situations of violence and abuse as they search for safe and secure homes.


Shelter Movers Ottawa - Volunteer Services
@Shelter Movers
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This position would be great for: Adults, Seniors (65+), Young Adults (19-24)
Number of Positions Available: 10
Good for people interested in: Administration/Office, Communications and Marketing, Fundraising
You will be helping with: Children (0-10 years), Disadvantaged, First Nations, Métis, Inuit, Indigenous persons, Homeless, LGBTQI2+, Men, Persons new to Canada, Persons with disabilities or medical conditions, Seniors, Visible minorities or racialized persons, Women, Youth (11-15 years), Youth (16-18 years), Youth (19-24 years)

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