Internship posted by: Lakeview Pantry of Chicago Illinois
Posted on: February 27, 2013
Title of Internship
Education and Advocacy Intern
Full time or Part time depending on the candidate and the chosen project
Lakeview Pantry has been providing food to those in need since 1970. Today, the Pantry not only distributes groceries, it also provides the resources to address the circumstances that often lead to food insecurity, such as unemployment, housing instability and health issues.
The Pantry launched its Education and Advocacy program in January 2012 to promote effective public and private community and policy initiatives to provide long-term opportunities to people struggling with hunger and poverty. To know more visit our website.
We are seeking interns for the Education and Advocacy program. Ideal candidates should have positive "can do" attitude, initiative, flexibility, excellent writing skills, and attention to detail. Successful candidates should have a genuine interest in poverty alleviation and an appreciation of the policy making process that addresses poverty reduction.
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If you are passionate about helping the poor through policy making and advocacy, we'd love to hear from you!