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The Canadian Foundation for Development and Empowerment functions in a positive environment to assist with alleviating challenges faced by children and youth that may cause discouragement to pursue education. CFDE helps to provide funding, along with necessary materials and resources, to enhance the path through education. We are currently launching a project called Youth in Motion which will integrate STEM. STEM stands for science, technology, engineering and mathematics. These topics are becoming additionally crucial for students as technology is consistently advancing and changing how learning is conducted, along with changing the structure of careers. We are in search of a Volunteer Grant Writer to join us and help to advance our Youth in Motion project which will incorporate STEM in able to serve our youth within Edmonton and the surrounding communities. The Volunteer Grant Writer for our Youth in Motion project duties will include, but are not limited to: Write high-quality grant proposal narratives, applications, and supporting documents · Researching, collecting data, and writing of each grant · Work with department managers to compile financials and data · Manage the proposal submission process to ensure timely submission of all required materials · Develop and maintain a proposal calendar · Coordinate and follow-ups on the progress of submitted proposals · Develop an annual grants strategy · Conduct prospect research to identify, cultivate and solicit new grants · Perform other duties as assigned To apply please visit https://canadian-foundation.org/volunteer Website is currently being updated; please specify which position is being applied for in the Resume box. A resume is not required for volunteer positions, however can be applied to the application if desired.
We provide hand sanitizer and solution to keep surfaces clean. Masks are worn between offices by volunteers, employees and visitors in the building.
4+ years of grant writing experience preferred
This opportunity will provide experience and fulfillment for those wanting to assist with making a difference in Edmonton and the surrounding communities while taking on the duties of the volunteer grant writer for this project.