Donor Development Volunteer/InternBookmark This
Green Lifestyles Network
Los Angeles, CA
DescriptionThe focus here is on developing relationships with Individual donors.
Develop and implement new projects for growing a community of small donors
Work with the executive director and our Board Chair, Treasurer and board champion on strategies for attracting and engaging major donors
Coordinate all ongoing communication with potential and existing donors
Foundation and corporate grants
Work with the executive director and finance team to develop strategies for approaching and soliciting grants from potential funders
Write grant proposals and reports
Cultivate and manage relationships
Tracking and reporting
Implement systems for donor and grant management
Have a passion or propensity for sales and writing;
...love taking people to lunch or going to events to meet potential donors;
... are an excellent listener;
Are a networker by nature;
Like “closing,” and doing so in a way that makes both parties feel uplifted and inspired
Are a self starter;
Are a detail freak and understand that being well-organized is vital to this work;
Have experience ( or wish to learn on the job) in setting up and/or managing a donor management system;
Like working with others and making connections between your work and the different areas of an organization
It is important that our vision and mission speak to you, and that you can passionately and effectively convey/communicate our work to potential donors and supporters.
... can donate least a year of you time to this.
Hours are flexible and up to you with a minimum of 30 hours a month donated to this.