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Disaster Relief Internship

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Baby2Baby | Los Angeles, CA
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Baby2Baby


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Published 25 days ago

15 - 20 hours/week

Job Title – Disaster Relief Intern

Reports to – Disaster Relief Specialist 


Organization Overview

Baby2Baby is a non-profit that provides children living in poverty, ages 0-12 years, with diapers, clothing and all the basic necessities that every child deserves. In the last 8 years, Baby2Baby has distributed over 70 million items, including 40 million diapers, to children in homeless shelters, domestic violence programs, foster care, hospitals and underserved schools as well as children who have lost everything in the wake of disaster. Every year, Baby2Baby serves hundreds of thousands of children across the country. 


Position Overview

Baby2Baby is seeking a hard-working, mission-driven disaster relief intern to join our fast-paced office starting as soon as possible for 12-16 weeks and 15-20 hours/week (M-F options available). With a focus on disaster relief and emergency response, this intern will have the opportunity to learn from the Baby2Baby Disaster Relief Specialist.

Interns will also gain exposure to the non-profit and disaster relief sectors, and how Baby2Baby accomplishes its mission.


Duties and responsibilities

  • Gains experience with program development and supply distribution in a disaster relief and humanitarian aid context. 
  • Learns to effectively liaise with partner organizations and gains experience prioritizing needs and requests. 
  • Learns how to effectively inventory, organize and distribute large aid shipments. 
  • Participates in ad hoc research projects related best practices, distribution, and human rights.


Required Qualifications 

  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in a related field and/or an advanced degree in law, social work, or other related field a plus. 
  • Strong interest in disaster relief, humanitarian aid, and/or human rights. 
  • Friendly, outgoing and personable with the ability to handle delicate situations with grace.
  • Excellent organizational, administrative and time management skills.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Attention to detail. 
  • Team player.
  • Experience with Excel. 
  • Previous non-profit program experience preferred. 
  • Please note in your cover letter if you have monitoring and evaluation skills. 


Other

Baby2Baby is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to fostering diversity within its staff.

Baby2Baby internships are unpaid.

Job Title – Disaster Relief Intern

Reports to – Disaster Relief Specialist 


Organization Overview

Baby2Baby is a non-profit that provides children living in poverty, ages 0-12 years, with diapers, clothing and all the basic necessities that…

Details at a glance

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How to Apply

To apply, please email your resume and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience to info@baby2baby.org. Please put your name and “Disaster Relief Internship” in the subject line. 

To apply, please email your resume and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience to info@baby2baby.org. Please put your name and “Disaster Relief Internship” in the subject…

Location

Los Angeles, CA

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