The Youth Development Specialist (YDS) will ensure that the youth center is a welcoming and vibrant space. The YDS will support and coordinate the daily after-school programming and actively outreach for all 3rd Street programming and services.
The Fundraising Consultant’s primary responsibilities include writing compelling and accurate Letters of Intent, grants proposals and reports, and all materials necessary for the agency. It also includes creating fundraising planning activities, ongoing cultivation of relationships with foundation and corporate funders, prospect research and development, and special writing projects as required. Under the direction of the Executive Director, the Fundraising Consultant supports all aspects of cultivating funding from foundations, corporations and civic organizations. This position also works with the ED and grants manager to develop, manage, and cultivate strong relationships with funders; manage the institutional development planning processes and revenue budgeting; develops and implements submission and reporting timelines, grant applications, and reports; and works closely with the leadership team to ensure proposal and reports are both compelling and an accurate reflection of the work being done. The Fundraising Consultant also assists the Leadership team as needed with other projects and events.