SFS Frontend Slides
Honorees of Oceanleaf Awards 2015
Recognizing instrumental individuals in our midst.
LION Youth performing @ Oceanleaf 2015
Dhaanto is one of the best traditional dances of Somali people!
The first and only bilingual (Somali & English) newsletter in California!
Day to Dream @ 2015
Youth exploring one of their future colleges!
Day of Dignity November 04, 2014
SFS Staff and Volunteers feeding to those who are less fortunate in our community!
POSITION HAS BEEN FILLED
DEVELOPMENT COORDINATOR Posting Date: 1/5/2015
The Development Coordinator is responsible for overseeing the design, implementation and monitoring of efforts to leverage donations of financial and in-kind resources in support of SFS’s mission. The specific areas of responsibility and oversight include: grant research, development (proposal writing), grants tracking, and programmatic support (reporting). Other areas include but not limited to: events planning, marketing, and PR.
Bachelor's degree in related field Experience with Government grants Proven record of successful development of grant proposals Three years of experience working with refugee and immigrants and culturally and linguistically diverse populations Knowledge of Mid-City community and its resources Knowledge of East African communities of San Diego Ability to work independently under minimal supervision; self-starter comfortable with taking initiative Excellent organizational skills and ability to complete assigned tasks in a timely fashion Excellent interpersonal skills; ability to work well with diverse communities Excellent written and verbal communication skills Proficiency in internet research Ability to maintain strict confidentiality Meticulous attention to detail and ability to prioritize given numerous and overlapping deadlines Friendly and receptive representative of SFS when dealing with clients and funders Driver’s license, vehicle, auto insurance, and clean driving record
Mission Statement: Somali Family Service, guided by its community champions, helps Somali and other African families in becoming responsible, independent and contributing members of San Diego through its programs that promote health, educational and economic success, and leadership efforts.
Please, apply the Development Coordinator Position HERE