BRACE VISTA Regional Development Coordinator

Be Ready Alliance Coordinating For Emergencies

About the organization

BRACE is a community-based disaster coalition that leads emergency preparedness, response, and recovery efforts in Escambia County. We train and mobilize volunteers, and collaborate with local, regional, and national partners to ensure the disaster readiness of our community.

Duties

The BRACE Development Coordinator will work with leadership to research and write grant applications to generate support for BRACE and Hurricane Sally and Michael partner organizations, who are serving low income citizens and impoverished communities impacted by the 2020 cat 2 Hurricane Sally and the 2018 category 5 Hurricane Michael . Long term sustainability of programs, such as Citizen Corps, Functional Needs Support Services, CERT, and Long Term Community Recovery, will be enhanced through funds development, in-kind resources, and volunteer resources generated by this VISTA position. Additionally the VISTA member will track all grant applications and required reports for the disbursement of funds.

Qualifications

General Skills: Team Work, Leadership, Recruitment, Community Organization , Public Speaking, Communications, Writing/Editing.

1 year of grant writing experience preferred but not required.

Salary

$513.94/Bi-weekly (pre-tax)

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

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