Africa Bridge is a non-profit serving
vulnerable children and their villages in the Southern Highlands of
Tanzania. Africa Bridge began in 2000 and has benefitted the
lives of 70,000 villagers in 38 villages. http://africabridge.org
The impact of Africa Bridge’s work to date has has been
documented in an impact evaluation study by the University of Texas
as a game changer in alleviating extreme poverty. We are
seeking a Grant Writer who will join us in our exciting quest to
grow and expand our program and has the potential to move into
broader development work. This Grant Writer will research
funding sources, establish relationships with potential funders,
prepare, submit, document, and follow up on grant applications and
prepare Africa Bridge personnel to engage potential funders.
We anticipate the focus will be on, but not limited to,
family foundations. Work will be done remotely.
Nature and Duration of Contract
Our Grant Writer will work approximately 20 hours per week for
an initial period of 6 months. The contract can be extended
as funding exists and the work is excellent.
Depending on qualifications
- Alignment with and passion for our mission and work in Africa,
alleviating extreme poverty
- Proven track record of success gaining grants for international
non-profits in excess of $100,000
- Documented potential for taking on larger development work
- Minimum of three years of experience successfully writing
Please send your CV and proposed compensation to John Worcester,
Africa Bridge Executive Director, at email@example.com. John can be
reached at 503 985 9551.