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enCourage Kids Foundation | New York, NY
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enCourage Kids Foundation


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Published 20 days ago

February 24, 2020
June 5, 2020
Spring Semester with opportunity to stay on for the Summer. Dates and days are flexible to accommodate class schedules. Minimum commitment 8-16 hours per week.

enCourage Kids Foundation seeks a highly motivated, enthusiastic, and creative Community Engagement Intern.

 For 34 years, enCourage Kids Foundation has helped humanize healthcare for children and their families by resourcing impact-driven pediatric programs and supporting the Child Life Community. Serving nearly one million children annually, our programs offer relief from the constant burden of treatment, hospital stays, and doctor appointments, while also supporting pediatric facilities to meet the unique needs of their patients. enCourage Kids envisions a world where every child—regardless of the difficulty of his or her medical journey—experiences joy, hope, resilience, and healing.


DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE FOLLOWING:

  • Help with projects related to impact measurement and tracking
  • Uses Databases, Linkedin, Google, and more to identify companies and employees of companies that could be potential sponsors for enCourage Kids Foundation
  • Draft a company profile detailing the reason why this company should be a good fit
  • Assist with community engagement research, including collection of tools, data, and resources
  • Assist with the creation of outreach tools that help create awareness, engage, and inform companies/volunteers about enCourage Kids Foundation
  • Brainstorm new and creative ways to recognize and appreciate our volunteers
  • Update and maintain internal documents
  • Help with the organization of materials for programs and events
  • Provide valuable writing support in all areas of enCourage Kids Foundation
  • Positively promote enCourage Kids Foundation’s mission and vision
  • Perform other job duties, as assigned (recruitment phone calls, database management, bulk mailings, etc.)

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Broad-based computer skills including Microsoft Office, Adobe Suite
  • Strong writing, editing, and qualitative research skills with focus on details
  • Internet research skills
  • Good analytical and problem solving ability
  • Excellent verbal communication skills

enCourage Kids Foundation seeks a highly motivated, enthusiastic, and creative Community Engagement Intern.

 For 34 years, enCourage Kids Foundation has helped humanize healthcare for children and their families by resourcing…

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Benefits

Benefits:

This is an unpaid internship position. However, enCourage Kids offers a supportive, hands-on working environment where interns can learn new skills and enhance existing ones. This internship is an exciting opportunity to work with a leading children’s charity in New York City, gain valuable non-profit knowledge and contribute to an incredible cause. Interns can receive school credit where applicable and a letter of recommendation upon completion.

Benefits:

This is an unpaid internship position. However, enCourage Kids offers a supportive, hands-on working environment where interns can learn new skills and enhance…

How to Apply

Interested applicants should email a resume and cover letter to Briana@encourage-kids.org with the subject line Community Engagement Intern.

Interested applicants should email a resume and cover letter to Briana@encourage-kids.org with the subject line Community Engagement Intern.

Location

1560 Broadway, Suite 600, New York, NY 10036

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