Are you ready to revolutionize global education? If so, you may be a good fit for the Akilah Foundation Spring 2020 internship! We are seeking 3-4 interns to join a dynamic fundraising team during an exciting period of growth to support transformational student experiences across the globe.
The Akilah Foundation, a US 501(c)(3) nonprofit, is committed to expanding access to high-quality education worldwide by supporting innovative programs and learning environments. The Akilah Foundation supports Davis College | Akilah, the only college for women in Rwanda, and Davis College, a global co-ed network of universities. Davis College offers degrees to male and female students, with an ambitious vision for scale, while Davis College | Akilah serves as a unique environment for female students.
Development Interns will learn about and support the day-to-day operations of our development team, from assisting our special events to ensuring our database systems are up-to-date. We are seeking 3-4 interns who can work 15-20 hours per week through the spring; previous fundraising experience is not required, but we are looking for strong candidates with an interest in non-profit fundraising. The following positions are available:
Development Operations Intern
The Development Operations internship is open to individuals interested in building their skill sets in translating and interpreting data into fundraising goals and strategy. Ideal candidates should be interested in managing data, identifying and implementing best organizational practices for data management, and paying great attention to detail. This position will work closely with the Development Associate and Development Assistant and includes the following responsibilities:
Special Events Intern
The Special Events internship will be highly involved in helping to manage our special events planning, particularly for our 2020 Decennial Galas, in addition providing support with donor tracking and follow-up. This position is well-suited for candidates interested in learning about donor engagement through events, planning and execution of events/programs, budget tracking, logistics, and marketing collateral preparation. Job responsibilities will include:
Executive Team Intern
The Executive Team internship is an exciting opportunity to be involved in the core activities of the Akilah Foundation by serving as a vital member of the President of the Akilah Foundation’s support staff. Ideal candidates should be interested in global education, organizational management, international affairs, and administrative/logistical assistance. This position will work closely with the Executive Assistant to the President and will include the following responsibilities:
Are you ready to revolutionize global education? If so, you may be a good fit for the Akilah Foundation Spring 2020 internship! We are seeking 3-4 interns to join a dynamic fundraising team during an exciting period of growth to support…