job description


Our team is looking for an enthusiastic, self-driven volunteer to offer 5 to 10 hours a week of fundraising and grant research support.

Reports to: I AM YOU Executive Director
Works with: Volunteer Coordinator, Communications Volunteer Location: Remote

Responsibilities and Duties

● Conduct online research for eligible grants, as well as other sources of funding ● Create and manage a matrix of grant information, including but not limited to: grant requirements, deadlines, amount of funding offered and contact information ● Assist I AM YOU’s Executive Director as necessary on grant applications and maintaining donor relationships ● Write, format, and send monthly action-driven mailers to our subscribers ● Collaborate with volunteer coordinator and communications volunteer on focus for monthly mailer, action steps, and value-centered approach ● Manage the donor database, previous volunteer database, and grant database ● Follow up sizable donations with thank you cards, maintain donor relations ● Help launch and manage crowdfunding campaigns for emergency or short term fundraising gaps ● Recruit Volunteer Ambassadors in their area, manage and train local volunteer ambassadors

● Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience
● Remote working experience
● Ability to commit to a minimum of five hours a week ● Comfortable with Google Drive, Facebook, Twitter, Mailchimp, and Instagram ● Previous experience in grant research and non-profit fundraising is desired but not required

To apply, send a cover letter and CV to