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Grant Writer


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DESCRIPTION

Chance to Play is an organization providing opportunities to children and youth across Canada and communities in developing countries to engage in soccer. Impacting communities through the soccer recycling program that offers environmental sustainability by collecting and redistributing gently used soccer uniforms and equipment by collaborating with soccer clubs. Chance to Play’s mission is to promote an atmosphere which will encourage our community as a whole to participate in and develop a positive, healthy and caring communities across Canada and overseas.

We are currently welcoming applications for the position of Grant Writer. The individual will navigate and identify municipal, provincial, federal and other funding programs aligned with our mission. This individual will work across the agency to collect information and write grant applications and manage relationships with various granting agencies.

RESPONSIBILITIES
• Writing strong and convincing grant proposals and completing them in a timely manner
• Familiarize with Chance to Play’s full organizational history and programs in order to deliver successful grant applications
• Establishing collaborations with Chance to Play team members to gather information essential to grants submissions
• Conducting a full range of activities required to prepare, submit, and manage grant proposals to foundation and/or corporate sources
• Submitting timely and thorough reports for all existing grant-funded projects. Comply with the grants reports as requirements set forth by foundation/corporate donors
• Performing prospect research and evaluation on foundational and corporate grant opportunities
• Collaborate with Chance to Play’s team to record and report statistics relevant to the development of funded projects and provide departments with written materials necessary for donor stewardship
• Work with Chance to Play team members to provide development input for all written institutional materials
• Maintain records in database and paper files, including grant tracking and reporting
• Assist with other fundraising projects as requested

QUALIFICATIONS
• Previous experience with proposal writing for institutional donors
• Demonstrated success in deadline-driven environments
• Proven track record of successful grants an asset

Chance to Play Canada is empowering Canadian donors through awareness, programming, education of long term environmental sustainability through the use of gently used soccer uniforms and gear.

Visit our website to learn more www.chancetoplay.ca

Who You'll be Assisting

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Chance to Play

Chance to Play is a non-profit organization providing opportunities to children and youth across Canada and communities in developing countries to engage in soccer. Impacting communities through the soccer recycling program that offers environmental sustainability by collecting and redistributing gently used soccer uniforms and equipment by collaborating with soccer clubs.


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Who You'll be Assisting

organization logo

Chance to Play

Chance to Play is a non-profit organization providing opportunities to children and youth across Canada and communities in developing countries to engage in soccer. Impacting communities through the soccer recycling program that offers environmental sustainability by collecting and redistributing gently used soccer uniforms and equipment by collaborating with soccer clubs.