JDRF Special Events Intern


Cause Areas


It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


4343 E Camelback RoadSuite 230Phoenix, AZ 85018


JDRF is the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes (T1D) research. JDRF’s goal is to progressively remove the impact of T1D from people’s lives until we achieve a world without T1D. JDRF collaborates with a wide spectrum of partners and is the only organization with the scientific resources, regulatory influence, and a working plan to better treat, prevent, and eventually cure T1D.

The JDRF Special Events Program is seeking a reliable and qualified internship applicant who is eager to fulfill the below responsibilities.


  • Work as an integral part of the Special Events Team to coordinate event logistics for annual Gala and Walk
  • Event planning, promotion and on-site execution including setup and teardown for annual Gala and Walk
  • Maintain up-to- date event documents including site schedule forms and action plans
  • Procure and organize supplies for events
  • Assist in administrative duties associated with the Special Events Program including accounting, data entry, and incentive benefits for sponsors
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisors

Intern Qualifications:

  • Must be a college student in the Valley Metro Area.
  • Interest in nonprofit administration and management, fundraising, public service, health services, community outreach and children’s education.
  • Strong writing skills, ability to communicate effectively, public speaking skills, and attention to detail.
  • Must have reliable transportation.
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds and stand for long periods of time
  • Creative and detail-oriented
  • Positive attitude, professional demeanor, and dedication.


  • Interactive/Social Media/SEO
  • Event Design & Planning
  • Event Management
  • Office Reception

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

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