Grant Writer

24 hours per week

Loaves & Fishes, a homeless survival services nonprofit organization celebrating its 35th year, is looking for an organized, detail-oriented Grant Writer to report to the Development Director. This part-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


  • At least three years of experience writing and administering grants
  • Experience writing successful grant proposals of at least $20,000
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Strong writing and research skills
  • Strong project management skills
  • Bachelor’s degree and/or 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 May 30, 2018.

Loaves & Fishes neither solicits nor accepts government funds

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1351 North C. St.
Sacramento, CA 95811

PO Box 13495
Sacramento, CA 95813

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

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