Event Planning and Fundraising Intern

Cause Areas


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


23 Gould Street, S.E.Atlanta, GA 30315



Sustainable Lakewood seeks a self-motivatied, dynamic, and highly creative Event Planning and Fundraising Intern to work directly with the Executive Director to assist in event planning, community engagement, and other fundraising events.


  • Research for appropriate venues, artists, and vendors for events;
  • Contact and establish relationships with vendors as needed to move event logistics;
  • Create marketing campaign to promote event;
  • Organize and purchase supplies for event as needed;
  • Set up registration tables and be the point person on day of event;
  • Draft and send communication to attendees before and after the event;

Skills needed:

  • Detail oriented
  • creative
  • proficient in Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel, Internet search
  • Superior oral and written communications skills
  • Ability to schedule meetings and events
  • Ability to negotiate and make decisions quickly


  • Prior experience in Event planning
  • 2 years Fund-raising
  • Current Higher level Undergraduate or Graduate level student or recent graduate


Must commit to 10-15 hours per week for 10-14 weeks


  • Curating
  • Office Management
  • Event Design & Planning
  • Event Planning / Management
  • Donor Management
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • 10-15 hours per week for 12 weeks
  • Currently and unpaid internship
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