Jobs / Institutional Giving Manager

Institutional Giving Manager


Youth Speaks’ Advancement Department is seeking an experienced grant writer to manage the lifecycle grants from both lead Youth Speaks, shaping its programmatic impact and presence not only in the lives of young people but also across the Bay Area and beyond. This candidate must find inspiration in the intersection of arts education, cultural organizing and youth narrative  power, and high-quality artistic presentation while being committed to creating spaces for the artistic and intellectual development of young people creating social change through their voice.

The Institutional Giving Manager (IGM) reports to the Advancement Director and plays a crucial role in growing Youth Speaks’ programmatic and operating support by creating and writing successful corporate and foundation grant proposals. The successful candidate is responsible for conducting the full range of activities required to research, prepare, submit, and track grant  proposals and reports to current and prospective corporate and foundation partners to achieve and exceed annual financial Institutional goals, currently set at a combined $1.5 million goal with the intention to grow to $2.5 million in five years.

This is an opportunity for a progressive, passionate, advocate to strengthen our organization’s revenue through maintaining and growing our grants funding stream, ultimately advancing our  cause of creating spaces for young people to develop and amplify their voices as creators of societal change.


Please submit a resume and relevant writing sample to with the subject line “Institutional Giving Manager” by June 10, 2022.


$75k-$80k annually DOE



Youth Speaks
Kaylé Barnes
San Francisco, CA