Development and Fundraising Internship

This internship is designed to introduce university students who are interested in a career in nonprofit organizations. Interns will have the opportunity to learn how a nonprofit really operates. As well as, better understand the essential role of Development within an organization.


Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

Working with the Development team, the intern will: 

  • Assist with database clean up
  • Assist with planning, promoting, and executing events 
  • Update records in donor database
  • Write blog posts and newsletter columns  
  • Help with mailings and solicitations 
  • Learn about development best practices in weekly conversations led by the staff 
  • Support general development operations

Experience and Qualifications:

Experience and Qualifications: 

  • Self-motivated and able to work in a cooperative, busy, diverse environment
  • Organized, detail-oriented, creative, and able to meet deadlines 
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills - Outstanding interpersonal skills 
  • A strong interest in human rights


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