The Eritrean Women's Community Center (EWCC) is looking for a new Programming Intern. We are looking for an immediate start-date, with July 1 – July 15th preferred. Full-time interns are desired; however, exceptionally qualified part-time interns (minimum of three days per week) will be considered.
The Eritrean Women's Community Center in Tel Aviv, Israel is a community-based organization designed and run independently by a group of Eritrean refugee women. Established in November 2011, the Women's Center provides Eritrean women with a safe space as well as access to important services. Our Center is the first and only one of its kind, utilizing a grass roots approach to support Eritrean women in a fundamental way.
Support the EWCC in connecting with partner NGOs, and serve as a representative in occasional meetings with partners, donors, diplomats and other stakeholders.
Manage English-language communications including social media, email correspondence, promotional materials, website maintenance, among others, as needed.
Plan and implement fundraising initiatives including crowdfunding and grant writing under the supervision of our Resource Development Coordinator.
Oversee organization of financial documents, receipts, and bills.
Provide capacity building support in areas such as using Dropbox, Google Drive, bookkeeping, etc.
Encourage and promote community involvement at the EWCC.
Under supervision of our Director, find creative solutions for gaps that need to be filled in areas such as individual services as well as programming.
Oversee short-term volunteers.
Additional tasks and short-term projects as needed.
Strong passion and commitment to human rights and women's rights in particular- Required.
Fluent written and spoken communication in English- Required.
Working knowledge of Hebrew- Advantage, but not required.
Working knowledge of Tigrinya- Advantage, but not required.
Experience working in a multicultural context- Advantage.
Willingness to be flexible in a fast-paced environment with shifting priorities-Required
Strong organizational skills- Required.
Please note that this is an unpaid internship position.