Posted on February 4, 2021
To support a new Grant Coordinator position to help address their need to increase their funding streams to support their ongoing organizational growth. As their development efforts have expanded, so have the number of grants secured in support of their academic success programs and specialty programs such as Teens, STEM and Healthy Habits. These increases require substantial pre-planning, oversight, and financial reporting. The Grant Coordinator’s main tasks will be: to ensure that current grant funding is secured through timely submissions of grant proposals and reports; to research and identify new funding opportunities of general operating support as well as program specialties, infrastructure costs and capital needs; to customize and submit grant proposals in a timely manner; and to maintain a grant tracking database to better ensure their timely submission of grant reports. The Boys & Girls Club of Paterson and Passaic serves 1,100 children daily at 10 locations in two of New Jersey’s most socio-economically challenged communities.