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Climate Emergency Organizing Intern

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The Climate Mobilization | Chicago, IL
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The Climate Mobilization


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Published 21 days ago

January 15, 2020
March 30, 2020
12-16

In more than 90 cities around the U.S., people are pushing their local governments to respond to the Climate Emergency. The Climate Emergency Organizing Intern supports these organizers in accessing resources and trainings on community organizing; helps orient new people who are interested in joining their ranks; and supports the Climate Emergency organizing program’s work.


Responsibilities include:

  • Following up with people who have expressed interest in starting Climate Emergency campaigns
  • Helping individuals and groups identify the first steps for their campaign, learn organizing principles and practices, access trainings and materials, and identify and collaborate with partner organizations.
  • Supporting local organizers in following the steps outlined in the Climate Emergency Campaign guide
  • Depending on experience, the Organizing Intern may coordinate a national action team and/or helping facilitate training calls for organizers
  • Conduct outreach to new Climate Emergency campaigns in order to engage them in using the Climate Mobilization’s resources
  • Complete introductory level digital organizing tasks, including database management, peer to peer texting system administration, and potentially helping moderate the Slack channel for Climate Emergency organizers
  • Support the Climate Emergency program in marketing its in-person trainings to potential partner organizations, increasing the support available to local Climate Emergency organizers and partner groups, through direct outreach to current organizers and partner groups; direct outreach to other organizations; and the creation of email blast, social media and listserve content
  • Support the Climate Emergency team with limited, occasional administrative duties (no more than 2hrs / week)


Qualifications:

  • Past volunteer or professional experience participating in a community, labor, grassroots or climate organization or campaign
  • Excellent people skills


HOW TO APPLY:

If you are interested in applying for this position please fill out our volunteer application at https://secure.everyaction.com/79pDxvKKykKG-Fbhmp6cdA2.

In more than 90 cities around the U.S., people are pushing their local governments to respond to the Climate Emergency. The Climate Emergency Organizing Intern supports these organizers in accessing resources and trainings on community…

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How to Apply

Please fill out our volunteer application at https://secure.everyaction.com/79pDxvKKykKG-Fbhmp6cdA2 and send a resume to enlist@climatemobilization.org. Thank you!

Please fill out our volunteer application at https://secure.everyaction.com/79pDxvKKykKG-Fbhmp6cdA2 and send a resume to enlist@climatemobilization.org. Thank you!

Location

Chicago, IL

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