Placement Positions

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Each year, Lutheran Volunteer Corps matches over 70 full time Volunteers with social justice non-profit organizations across the U.S. The directory below provides a list of placement positions for the 2017-18 and 2018-19 program years.  About 80% of LVC partner organizations re-apply each year to be included as Placements; and in addition, we have new positions that are not yet on the list.

LVC Applicants get to see the list of available positions as part of the application and matching process, including more in depth position descriptions. To have the widest choice of positions, apply by our Round 1 January 15th deadline. There are significantly fewer positions available for the Round 2 April 1st deadline.

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Grant Writer – Ministry of Caring

Position: Grant Writer – Ministry of Caring
Position Type & Concern Area(s): ,
Organization Description: The Ministry of Caring is a non-profit, tax-exempt organization established in 1977 to assist under-served low-income and homeless clients. Nineteen programs connect individuals and families with the resources needed to survive and confront barriers to adequate housing, food-access, child care, good health, and adequate employment. All services are provided within the greater Wilmington area and align with the guiding principle, ''the poor should never be treated poorly.''
Position Description:

The Grant Writer serves in a capacity-building position, raising financial support for the Ministry of Caring's network of programs. This volunteer completes applications for corporate, foundation, and government grants. Additional duties include: research to identify new sources of funding, collaboration on fundraising strategy with development staff, and departmental administration. The Grant Writer will also experience direct service one day/per week at one of the Ministry of Caring's program sites.

LVC City: Wilmington DE