Volunteer Grant Writer

Title: Volunteer Grant Writer
The ideal candidate is a storyteller who is able to communicate The Walking School Bus’ work
to help apply for foundation and government grants. You will work directly with our Executive
Director and Director of Development to find, triage, and apply for grants.
Organization Overview:
The Walking School Bus is a non-profit organization that empowers educational attainment
through mutually beneficial partnerships that promote: access, nutrition, and curriculum. We’re a
fast growing organization with extensive teams in Vancouver, Uganda, and India.
● Research applicable grants
● Familiarize yourself with our programs, goals, and financial needs
● Word with Executive Director and Director of Development to triage grant list and apply
● Apply for grants
● Utilizing a deep understanding of our work and the grants we’re seeking, write a
compelling grant.
● 4th year + with emphasis in Communication or English
● Able to work on multiple projects simultaneously
● Experience with extensive research
● Excellent grammatical skills
● Excellent communication in various voices and tones
● Strong analytical and creative instincts
● Experience writing web and mobile content
● Background in English, Communications, Journalism, or related field
● Potential for grant to pay stipend for work.
Time Commitment:
5 hours per week

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