Grant Writing Volunteer

(Kawartha Land Trust)

Position ID: V-PET0658 Last Modified: 11 Mar 2015 Last Full Update: 25 Aug 2014
Opportunity Details
ContactDeanna Guttman, Development Coordinator; Email: dguttman@kawarthalandtrust.org
DutiesYour help will increase the capacity of KLT to apply for various granting opportunities. Because of your involvement KLT will be able to apply to a wider variety of grants and make stronger more compelling cases. As a result, the organization will remain financially stable and retain a strong focus on protecting important natural landscapes in the Kawarthas. 
With guidance from the Development Coordinator and Executive Director you will:  
• Align various projects and operational costs with granting opportunities  
• Write and or review Letters of Intent  
• Develop and draft grant proposals  
• Draft letters of support for potential partners  
• Review draft grant proposals for errors, omissions, consistency, and alignment with granting agency priorities
BenefitsBe a part of the conservation movement in the Kawartha Region. Learn grant writing skills which are transferable to other charitable organizations. Explore the not for profit sector and see how charities do business. Fine tune your writing and project planning skills.
Areas of InterestCommittees ; Fundraising / Canvassing ; Mentorship / Leadership
Skills/Experience• The capacity to interpret grant guidelines and eligibility criteria, and make linkages with KLT mission and workplan.  
• An understanding of project management techniques  
• Strong writing skills and the ability to make a compelling case for funding  
• Advanced written communication  
• Writing and Editing  
• Budgeting  
• KLT knowledge  
• Planning and organizing
Dates and TimesFlexible and can work from home.
Number of PositionsPeterborough (County of): 1 individual(s) 
 
1 individual(s) needed in total.
Agency Details
Organization NameKawartha Land Trust
Office Phone705-743-5599
Fax705-745-7294
E-Mailinfo@kawarthalandtrust.org
Websitewww.kawarthalandtrust.org
Address & Map
The Mount Community Centre
1545 Monaghan Rd
Peterborough, ON
Canada K9J 7Y8
Mailing AddressPO Box 2338 
Peterborough, ON K9J 7Y8