FPEF Recruiting Volunteers – PR & Grant-Writing Committee Chairs NEEDED

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PR Chair

Grant Writing Chair

  • Press Relations
  • Creation of an electronic newsletter
  • Implementing a Speakers Bureau consisting of Board Members and other persons willing to speak to local organizations about the Foundation and in cooperation with the Business & Community Development Committee, identifying organizations who are willing to have outside organizations speak at their meetings (i.e. Rotary, Kiwanis, Jaycees, PTA etc) and arranging speaking engagements.
  • Work with Fund Development Committee and any Special Events Committee to promote events.
  • Write and submit grant applications; follow up with potential grantors, and develop a database of grants along with dates grants are due and application information
  • Identifying potential sources of funding (such as donations, grants from both the public and private sectors and donations)
  • In cooperation with the Business and Community Development Committee, meeting with individuals representing business and civic organizations that are potential sponsors, grant makers, in-kind or financial contributors or project partners.
  • In cooperation with the Business and Community Development Committee, identify potential Endowment sources and handle bequest documentation.
  • Developing and overseeing capital campaigns and annual giving programs.