Grant Writer


Reporting to the Development Director, the Grant Writer is responsible for researching, writing and coordinating the grant application process; management of proposals and maintaining a donor database.

Office: Sacramento 

Compensation: $1,000/Month + 5% of grants won up to $5,000 USD

Travel RequiredSome


  • Write high-quality grant proposal narratives, applications, and supporting documents 

  • Responsible for researching, collecting data, and writing of each grant 

  • Work with Development and Executive Director to compile financials and data 

  • Manage the proposal submission process to ensure timely submission of all required materials 

  • Develops and maintains a proposal calendar 

  • Coordinate and follow-ups on the progress of submitted proposals

  • Develops an annual grants strategy

  • Conduct prospect research to identify, cultivate and solicit new grants

  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor's degree required

  • Demonstrated track record writing successful grant applications

  • Exceptional writing and editing skills

  • Detail-oriented, organized, deadline-driven 

  • Able to effectively communicate 

  • High proficiency in all areas of Microsoft Office to include Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Apply online at If you have any questions about your application, please contact

Applications will be accepted until position is filled.

** Important Note: Fingerprinting is required for employment, with expenses covered by employer.