Internship posted by: CHILDREN AT RISK
Posted on: February 7, 2013
CHILDREN AT RISK is offering an unpaid, but extraordinary learning opportunity for two select individuals. The Development Fellows will have the opportunity to learn from experienced development professionals and work on the essentials of non-profit development work. This is a unique position that will enable the selected candidates to understand the day to day operations of a highly successful, macro-level non-profit organization. The preferred candidates will be enthusiastic, detail oriented and self-motivated individuals driven by a passion for social justice and higher learning. The Development Fellow will join a driven, dynamic, and growing team and will work closely with the development office in the area of resource development.
CHILDREN AT RISK is an active research and advocacy group dedicated to improving the quality of life of children through research, public policy analysis, strengthen public policy and practice, community education, and collaboration. Our focus is on ending child trafficking, strengthening public education, implementing evidence based parenting programs, increasing access to and use of federally funded meal programs, and encouraging the use of evidenced based programs to provide better treatment for mentally ill youth, especially in the juvenile justice system. We are the leading source of accurate information on children's issues and an advocate and catalyst for change concerning the needs of all children.
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This position will be adapted to the selected candidate's interests, self identified strengths and availability. Although this internship is unpaid, benefits include a fun and engaging office atmosphere, recognition for tangible products that will benefit the organization beyond the spring semester and an exclusive opportunity to work closely with knowledgeable and successful development staff members.
Application Instructions: Our positions are competitive and fill quickly. Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, resume, and three references to Annie Richardson at firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline to submit applications for the Fall 2013 Development Fellowship is August 26, 2013. For more information on CHILDREN AT RISK please visit www.childrenatrisk.org.
CHILDREN AT RISK is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against individuals on the basis of sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability, veteran status, religion, ancestry, color, race, ethnicity or creed.