Help us end MS forever - INTERN with the National MS Society!


Cause Areas


Thu Feb 01, 2018 - Sat Jun 30, 2018


5150 W. Goldleaf Circle, Suite 400Los Angeles, CA 90056


Location: Los Angeles Office

Salary: Unpaid, college credit

Term: 3 months, depending on start date.

Hours: preferred 5 - 15 hours per week (1-2 days a week)

The National Multiple Sclerosis Society is a non-profit health organization that addresses the challenges of people living with MS. The Society helps individuals affected by MS by funding cutting-edge research, driving change through advocacy, facilitating professional education, and providing programs and services that help people with MS and their families move their lives forward.

The Southern California & Nevada Chapter is looking for an outgoing, passionate individual who is interested in Special Events planning and/or working for a non-profit. This is a fast-paced, fun job that is perfect for someone who has excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.

The Special Events Volunteer reports directly to the Volunteer Engagement Specialist. She/he is responsible for assisting with the planning of Walk MS and Bike MS events.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

* Event support leading up to and on the day of the event(s).

* Recruit volunteers and assist with the communication and coordination of all details for event volunteers.

* Maintain organized spreadsheet and calendar detailing what vendors/organizations have been contacted, their status, etc.

* Contact potential vendors for in-kind donations (free goods and services).

* Other administrative duties as assigned.

* Answer questions from fundraisers and clients regarding walks.

If you’re interested in this position, please email cover letter and resume to


  • Administrative Support
  • Customer Service
  • Event Planning / Management
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • CSR / Volunteer Coordination
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • 5-15 hours a week (one to two days a week)
  • college age candidates only, course credit is available if student desires

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