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Marketing & Event Planning Intern

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Minds Matter of Boston | Boston, MA
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Minds Matter of Boston


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Published 18 days ago

February 21, 2020
June 19, 2020
February 20, 2020
10/wk

Position Description

Minds Matter Boston is looking for an intern to help the leadership team execute on key strategic priorities, especially as they relate to our largest annual fundraising gala in June, the 2020 Spring Soiree. This intern will learn and develop a variety of highly valuable skills including strategic planning, non-profit management, event planning, and development. This is a unique opportunity to go behind-the-scenes at a bustling non-profit with a small team of employees that supports 99 students and 250+ volunteers.

This intern will work directly with Minds Matter Boston’s Executive Director & Director of Programs. This exposure to the organization's leadership provides the unique opportunity to acquire first-hand knowledge about the operational side of a non-profit and have an outsized impact on the organization.

The Minds Matter Boston intern is required to commit a minimum of 10 hours per week but may choose to work more! Hours are flexible. Our office is located at 50 Milk Street, Boston, MA 02110. 

 

Responsibilities include:

  • Idea generation in terms of fundraising, donor relations and community outreach
  • Review and help execute organizational strategic priorities
  • Support ongoing business functions
  • Work cross-functionally with Executive Team members on various projects
  • Assist with donor stewardship efforts following the end of year appeal
  • Support ongoing fundraising efforts
  • Help organize and host the annual Spring Soiree 
  • Manage social media accounts


Position requirements:

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Intellectual curiosity and ability to learn quickly
  • Has a desire to take ownership of work with ability to run with a project
  • Demonstrated ability to work both independently and cross-functionally with Executive Team

About Minds Matter Boston

Minds Matter Boston empowers highly-motivated high school students from low-income communities to achieve academic excellence and to overcome barriers limiting opportunities for post-secondary education. Minds Matter Boston is a three-year program that provides students with weekly mentoring, tuition and board to top-tier academic summer programs, professional test prep and writing programming, and access to experts on the college application and financial aid process. Since our inception in 2003, 100% of Minds Matter Boston's graduating seniors have been accepted to a four-year college.

Position Description

Minds Matter Boston is looking for an intern to help the leadership team execute on key strategic priorities, especially as they relate to our largest annual fundraising gala in June, the 2020 Spring Soiree. This…

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How to Apply

Please send your resume to info@mindsmatterboston.org to apply.

Please send your resume to info@mindsmatterboston.org to apply.

Location

50 Milk Street, Boston, MA 02109

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