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Grant Writer-PT


The PT Grant Writer develops and submits proposals to prospective and returning grant-makers to secure resources advancing the mission of Sheltering Arms.  This key member of the development and communications team will generate submissions for foundations and corporations to support early childhood education and 2Gen Approach programming, sponsorships for fundraising events and general operating support from the submission calendar provided.  This position reports to the office 20 hours each week and is compensated $25.00 per hour. 



  • Writes, prepares and submits compelling grant applications and proposals as directed
  • Identifies new grant funding opportunities
  • Meets assigned deadlines and project manages each submission to completion.
  • Completes required reporting to grant makers
  • Maintains monthly tracking report
  • Maintains appropriate donor and electronic prospect files



  • Computer literacy in Microsoft Office 
  • Exceptional Writing Skills
  • Raiser’s Edge exposure a plus
  • Strong project management skills
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Familiarity with program & project budgets
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
  • Professional interpersonal skills and disposition



Bachelor's degree (B. A. or B.S.) from four-year college or university



Performance of this job will be evaluated consistent with Sheltering Arms evaluation policy.

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This description may be changed at any time. This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee. The employee will be required to follow any other instructions and to perform any other related duties as assigned by leadership.  Sheltering Arms reserves the right to update, revise or change this job description and related duties at any time.

(*) Essential job duties -the basic job duties that an employee must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation.

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