Internship posted by: Library For All
Posted on: January 24, 2013
Position: Graphic Design Internship
Time commitment: 5-40 hours per week
Duration: 3+ months
Start date: Immediate
Location: The Alley, 500 7th Avenue (at 37th st), NYC (remote working also possible)
We are seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated Graphic Design intern who can commit between 5-40 hours per week to helping us to bring the Library For All project to life! We work in a vibrant, start-up environment with 50+ other companies at the Alley – perfect for the entrepreneurial spirit.
In return for your commitment, we are committed to providing each intern with the opportunity to work with the senior staff of the organization, earn college credit and/or references, and apply their skills in a number of areas that are of interest to them.
Library For All Overview:
Library For all exists to unlock knowledge, by building a digital library for the developing world.
Our mission is to be a conduit for knowledge, providing tools for individuals to learn, dream and aspire to lift themselves out of poverty, transforming families, communities and nations.
We are bringing together publishers, NGO partners and technology partners around the world to provide those living in poverty with free access to a digital library full of content.
This year we will launch our pilot program in Haiti, with the goal of reaching five million users within five years across the developing world.
Our objectives for 2013 are to:
Some specific activities that we have planned for the end of this year:
We welcome applicants of all age groups and walks of life. If you are at college, we are happy to provide you with a letter or other notification to ensure that you can gain class credit for your work with Library For All.
For the right candidate, this internship will be a valuable opportunity to be a part of a start-up non-profit in an exciting environment that has significant support and ambitious goals to create lasting impact in the developing world.
If you want to join a team that plans to unlock knowledge to the 2.4 billion people living on less than $2 per day in our world, then please send your resume and brief cover letter to Tanyella Evans at email@example.com