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CRC Fund Development Associate VISTA
Become part of a high-performing, fast-paced development and fundraising team! The Fund Development Associate VISTA will increase CRC’s capacity through strategic development planning, research, writing, and strengthening the development infrastructure at CRC by tracking interactions, engagement and cultivation of clients, partners, and donors. Greater financial stability will allow for more individuals to access resources provided by CRC to alleviate poverty. Member duties: 1.) The VISTA will strategically engage and partner with other VISTA members, staff members, nonprofits, funders, and individual donors to increase funding for CRC 2.) The VISTA will effectively write and apply for funding to support CRC. 3.) The VISTA will support organizational fund development through the implementation of lead generation, fund development, and donor retention strategies.
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Member Duties : The VISTA will support fund development by: 1. Research prospective corporate, state government, and foundation grants that align with CRC; 2. Utilize CRC’s funding data to develop a comprehensive map of funding opportunities; 3. Coordinate the development of metrics that will track conversion rates and donor acquisition costs; 4. Make recommendations on practices, metrics, and the overall return on investment for fund development strategies; 5.Gain skills through training in grant writing for nonprofits and community organizations to better serve CRC; 6. Draft, review, and edit grant narratives and reports; 7. Utilize successful funding request materials to develop long-standing master grant documents; 8. Identify and apply for diverse funding opportunities; 9.Collaborate with to develop a CRC annual Colorado Gives Day campaign; 10. Implement donor engagement and appreciation opportunities; 11. Evaluate the success of CRC’s individual donor engagement based on 2022 end of year giving.
Program Benefits : Training ,  Living Allowance ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Health Coverage* ,  Housing Stipend $500/month ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Relocation Allowance . 
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Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Car recommended ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Community and Economic Development ,  Entrepreneur/Business ,  Community Outreach . 
Skills :
Conflict Resolution ,  Entrepreneur Communications ,  Writing/Editing ,  General Skills ,  Computers/Technology ,  Communications ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Community Organization ,  Leadership ,  Team Work ,  Non-Profit Management ,  Business/Entrepreneur ,  Public Speaking ,  Education . 
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CRC Fund Development Associate VISTA

Program Start/End Date
06/05/2023  -   06/04/2024

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
High school diploma/GED

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations COLORADO  


Accepting Applications
From  03/20/2023  To  05/01/2023 

Contact Lani Silva
789 N Sherman St
Denver   CO   80203

Listing ID 101312