Fundraising Intern

Seeking an outgoing, organized Development (Fundraising) Intern to assist the Development Department with fundraising efforts through written solicitations, research of prospective donors, and grant compliance.

The Development Intern will assist with the fundraising efforts, specifically

  • Generate gift acknowledgements
  • Data entry of donations
  • Follow-up with donors via letter and phone
  • Grant compliance
  • Researching prospective donors
  • The Development Intern will research, write and submit a grant, taking the grant writing process from start to finish
  • In addition to administrative duties, the Development Intern will have duties at events as needed on (evenings and or weekends)
  • Staffing reserved seating area and interacting directly with patrons
  • Assistance in setting up for special events for patrons at events
  • Brochure and Program distribution

Qualifications

  •   Intern must be available to work evenings and weekends as needed
  •    Excellent communication skills, both oral and written, are essential.
  •    Excellent internet research skills.
  •    Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Access computer programs preferred.
  •    Knowledge of Photoshop
  •    High Integrity
  •    Passion for Helping People
  •    Excellent Interpersonal Skills
  •    Positive Attitude
  •    Competitive Drive

This position is limited to currently enrolled undergraduates attending college and looking to work in the Fundraising Non Profit Sector.