Employment Opportunities

Grant Writer

Responsible to deliver high-quality funding proposals and reports, grant writer supports the agency’s mission of meeting the immediate needs of low-income families and individuals, and helping them thrive in the long-term. The position calls for a highly-motivated and excellent writer, with a proven history of results in soliciting funds for programs, operating, events and capital needs. For complete job description, click here.

To apply please email resume along with cover letter to:gro.y1550789302trevo1550789302pdnem1550789302@sboj1550789302 1550789302

Development & Fundraising AmeriCorps VISTA

As the Development & Fundraising VISTA, you will help identify, cultivate and steward new funders to MEND’s mission, help support the acknowledgment process, assist with planning and development of special events, write, edit and package grant proposals, and ensure grant reporting requirements are met.

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Volunteer Services VISTA

As the Volunteer Services VISTA, you will build on MEND’s legacy and establish a recruitment program to bring in 50 volunteers each year to support the volunteer needs under the Foodbank, Marketing, and Development programs at MEND.

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Marketing & Outreach VISTA

As the Marketing and Outreach VISTA, you will build on MEND’s legacy to increase community awareness through marketing campaigns, social media, outreach, and donor events. You will develop new and creative content for MEND’s social media channels and website. You will represent MEND at community meetings and events (such as our annual gala, volunteer appreciation dinner, and other donor and volunteer events) to engage new volunteers, donors and supporters.

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Being an AmeriCorps VISTA member is about making a tangible difference for communities and individuals dealing with some of our Nation’s biggest challenges: poverty, inequity, homelessness, and lack of access to education. VISTA members help to build the capacity of organizations that are working to alleviate poverty all across the country. As a VISTA member you will serve in a project identified and managed by the community while earning a modest living allowance that reflects the income level of the community where you’re serving. For more info on AmeriCorps VISTA click here.