Development Funding

AGENCY DESCRIPTION:

A Family For Every Child is a nonprofit organization located in Eugene, Oregon. AFFEC’S mission is to find loving, permanent families for every waiting foster child.

JOB SUMMARY:

The intern/volunteer in this position will work with the Executive Director to identify funding opportunities including grants, request for proposals (RFPs), Family Foundation, Business/Organization, and other development opportunities.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Under the supervision of the Executive Director, the intern/volunteer will:

  • Research funding resources and identify ones that are a good match for our organization.
  • Build a funding calendar.
  • Research partnerships with businesses for large in-kind donations.
  • Begin outreach, develop relationships, and enter all information in our database.
  • Make sure all needed documents related to funding are on the web and up-to-date.
  • Develop processes for follow-up and thank-you notes.

SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with the ability to communicate with diverse populations.
  • Computer skills/data entry.
  • Experience using Microsoft Word and PowerPoint.
  • Well organized, with attention to detail and the ability to complete tasks independently.
  • Ability to meet deadlines.

SCHEDULE:

  • Rotating start dates.
  • 3+ month commitment minimum.
  • 6-9 hours per week minimum.

CONTACT:

Volunteer Coordinator at info@afamilyforeverychild.org or 541-343-2856.