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Volunteer Grant Specialist

San Francisco Bay Area, CA, USA

Job Type

Volunteer - Part time



About the Role

Chester's Corner Rescue Foundation is seeking a skilled and dedicated Grant Specialist Volunteer to assist in securing grants to support our animal rescue efforts. In this role, you will play a vital part in identifying, applying for, and securing grant funding to help further our mission of rescuing and rehabilitating animals in need.

Research and identify potential grant opportunities from foundations, organizations, and government agencies

Write and prepare compelling grant proposals and applications to secure funding for our animal welfare programs

Collaborate with team members to gather necessary information and data for grant proposals

Manage grant documentation and reporting requirements, ensuring compliance with grant guidelines

Maintain communication with grant-making organizations and follow up on grant applications


  • Passion for animal welfare and a strong commitment to making a difference in the lives of animals

  • Outstanding written communication skills with the ability to craft compelling grant proposals

  • Detail-oriented and organized, with strong project management skills

  • Previous experience in grant writing, fundraising, or a related field is preferred but not mandatory

  • Proficient in conducting research and identifying grant funding opportunities

  • Knowledge of and experience with grant management software or databases is a plus

This position offers a valuable opportunity to contribute to securing essential funding for our non-profit animal rescue's vital work and making a meaningful impact on animals in need. Please note that this role is voluntary and does not include monetary compensation.

If you are passionate about animal welfare and possess the skills required for this role, we invite you to join our team as a Grant Specialist Volunteer. Your dedication and expertise will help secure vital funding to support our rescue efforts.

About the Company

At Chester's Corner Rescue Foundation, we are dedicated to making a positive impact on the lives of animals in need. Our mission is to provide a safe and nurturing environment for abandoned and neglected animals, and to ultimately find loving forever homes for them. Through the dedication of our volunteers, we are able to rescue, rehabilitate, and rehome a wide variety of animals. Whether you're passionate about caring for animals, organizing events, or spreading awareness, we welcome individuals who share our commitment to animal welfare. Join us in making a difference in the lives of these wonderful creatures and become a valuable part of our compassionate community.

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