Summer College Internship at DOROT

Hours per week

24 hours per week for 10 weeks




171 West 85th Street
New York
New York
United States


Spend a summer learning about nonprofit management and helping seniors in Manhattan. As a DOROT intern, you will be exposed to the complex issues of aging, and gain experience in all aspects of DOROT’s operations.

Among many activities you may visit with seniors, assist in planning programs for seniors and volunteers and outreach too encourage participation, and collect and assess program data. Interns focus their work in one department -- Community Services, Volunteer Services, Health and Wellness or Evaluation -- based on their interests. There are also weekly meetings with speakers who discuss aging policy, programming and other topics and other group activities for interns.

“I have learned a tremendous amount about aging, improved my communication skills, and gained an appreciation for the elderly” — Rachel, Gerontology Major @ Muhlenberg College

Dates: June 4- August 9, Monday - Thursday, 9 - 5 p.m.

To Apply: please complete this online application

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This is an unpaid internship, however DOROT will provide whatever support needed for interns to receive academic and community service credit and apply for outside funding from interns' colleges.

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