Grants and Corporate Giving Specialist

Meals on Wheels San Antonio - San Antonio

Job Type: Fundraising/Development
Closing date: 03/31/2019

General Role and Function: Works with the CDO to identify, research and apply for grant and corporate funding, and supports major gift fundraising.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Research, write, and submit grant proposals to foundations and area corporations.
  • Create and maintain a grant proposal calendar to ensure all submissions and reports are met on a consistent basis. Support stewardship of foundation and corporate donors.
  • Work with CDO to create strategies and provide support in the management of corporate partnerships. Work with the Board of Directors’ Donor Relations Committee to identify relationships and potential partnerships.
  • Conduct donor prospect research and identify potential sponsorships.
  • Provide support in the prospect research, solicitation and stewardship of major individual donors.
  • Support any special projects and promotional events that highlight the services provided by the organization.
  • Serve as a liaison between the organization and the community in the absence of the CDO, or as needed by conducting tours and presentations and attending other social events as a representative of the organization.
  • Assist with entering data, and maintain records of contributions made to the organization.
  • Assist in mailing out statements, thank you letters, newsletters, and all other special mail projects associated with obtaining donations as needed.
  • Provide general information and answers to questions regarding the organization, programs, and processes.
  • Perform other clerical duties as needed such as, filing, copying and collating, and data entry for the Development department.
  • Other duties as assigned by the CDO.

Contact Info

Forrest Myane