Full-Time Grant Writer

Full time position with benefits: Monday-Friday

Loaves & Fishes, a homeless survival services nonprofit organization celebrating its 36th year, is looking for an experienced, organized, detail-oriented Grant Writer to report to the Development Director. This full-time position is responsible for researching prospective grant funding, writing grant proposals, and tracking responses, deliverables, and report deadlines.

Strong attention to detail, organizational skills, and project management skills are essential for the position. A strong commitment to the Loaves & Fishes mission is required.


  • Write grant proposals, grant reports, and thank you letters to foundations.
  • Research prospective grants.
  • Create and manage an ongoing grant report tracking grant activity.
  • Create and manage a calendar according to known deadlines and upcoming deliverable deadlines.
  • Follow up on grant proposals, reports, and other deliverables.
  • Establish rapport with foundation staff.
  • Work with Loaves & Fishes staff to maintain current program changes and activity.
  • Support development in donor prospect research.
  • Other duties as assigned.

  • At least three years of experience writing and administering grants.
  • Experience writing successful grant proposals of at least $20,000.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Strong writing and research skills.
  • Strong project management skills.
  • At least three years of experience writing and administering grants.
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • Experience in social services and homeless outreach preferred.
  • Please submit resume and writing sample to Human Resources, PO Box 13495 Sacramento, CA 95813, fax to Human Resources at (916) 446-9376, or email to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it no later than July 24, 2020.

    In an environment of welcome, hospitality, safety, and cleanliness we seek to provide an oasis for homeless men, women, and children seeking survival services.

    Loaves & Fishes neither solicits nor accepts government funds

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    Street Address:
    1351 North C. St.
    Sacramento, CA 95811

    PO Box 13495
    Sacramento, CA 95813

    Phone: 916-446-0874
    Fax: 916-446-0875

    Email: info@sacloaves.org

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