with Give A Mile

Become a Give a Mile volunteer

One of the most impactful ways to give back with Give A Mile is to become a Flight Hero, but there are other volunteer positions available as required. 

With operations in Canada and the US, all volunteer positions at Give A Mile are remote.

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Available Volunteer Opportunities

Volunteer Grant Writer - US


To support a compact team of employees and volunteers in conducting research and composing grant applications for the benefit of Give A Mile.


  • To research and write an average of one grant per month..
  • To collaborate effectively with the team working on grants.
  • To conduct research and align efforts with the mission of Give A Mile.

Required Skills

Preference is given to candidates with grant writing experience, although it’s not a strict requirement. Applicants should possess strong writing and communication skills, vital for crafting compelling grant proposals and effectively conveying the mission of the organization. Additionally, the ideal candidate is someone who is comfortable initiating cold calls and engaging in follow-up communications with potential grant organizations, demonstrating a proactive approach to securing funding.

Moreover, strong organizational skills are essential for managing the various aspects of grant writing, from research and application to tracking deadlines and maintaining correspondence with grant-making entities. Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel is also required, as these tools are frequently used for document preparation and data management, ensuring that proposals are well-organized and supported by accurate information.


This role requires a commitment of roughly 5-10 hours per month, which includes attending a bi-monthly meeting to discuss the progress of grant applications and dedicating time to work independently on grant-related tasks.


Completely Remote – Anywhere in the United States


Volunteers can certify volunteer hours for employer or other purposes if desired.