Now Hiring: Development Intern

Job Description

The paid internship ($15 per hour) is a minimum of 20 hours per week not to exceed 30 hours per week (or 130 hours per month). It spans 17 weeks from August 15 through December 15, 2022.


  • Create content
    • Create event day PowerPoints.
    • Write special event press releases, as requested.
    • Draft event social media posts
  • Proofing
    • Proof scripts and make suggestions on production cues.
    • Proof event collateral and event signage.
  • Event Administration
    • Assist with meeting packets for volunteer meetings and/or gatherings
    • Merge letters and mail /shipping as needed
  • Event Preparation
    • Assist with event preparation including printing/stuffing name tags, stuffing gift bags, organizing packing bins, etc.
    • Organize and label auction items
    • Review and organize pledge cards
  • Research
    • Research guest list and provide VIP guest list and notes to team.
  • Shoot photos and videos for assigned meetings and events.
  • Attend Council events as scheduled serving in areas such as registration, loading/unloading, event set-up/break down, etc.
  • Assist Development and Marketing team as needed and learn from experienced development and marketing professionals.


  • Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM with a one-hour lunch (21 hours/week). There is flexibility with days and hours.
  • A desk and computer will be provided at the Volunteer Service Center.
  • Adjustments in schedule will be made based on special event calendar. Two overnight stays are requested (no compensation is provided for non-working overnight hours, but hotel accommodations will be provided)