HomeWorks Trenton

HomeWorks Trenton, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization is currently accepting applications for a part-time Development position. HomeWorks Trenton is a unique community-based, after school residential program that provides academic and social emotional enrichment to Black and Brown high school girls in their community.

 This is a great opportunity to build a development program with an annual fund and additional special campaigns at a start-up. The person in this position will play a large role in shaping all aspects of our fundraising, including supporting the Executive Director; researching prospects, foundations, and government programs; managing donor relations; creating fundraising strategies; and maintaining donor database. 

 Past experience and a deep understanding of established fundraising principles is critical. The ideal candidate will be self-directed and able to turn a nascent development program into a smooth operation. The candidate must be willing to roll up their sleeves and do the work. 

Flexible schedule and location; competitive salary.

 This is an outward facing role, as well as a support position to the Executive Director. Requirements include: 

  • Commitment to the HWT mission
  • Minimum 5 years fundraising experience
  • Strong written and verbal skills
  • Social media savvy
  • Detail oriented
  • Comfortable sourcing and speaking with prospects
  • Well organized and focused to be able to move the needle 
  • Ability to work on multiple projects concurrently
  • Understanding of and comfort with general online database usages
  • Willingness to work remotely


To apply, send cover letter with salary requirements and resume to gsreeder@homeworkstrenton.org.