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5120 Woodway DriveSuite 8008Houston, TX 77056


The Special Events Intern reports to the Development Manager, the Special Events
Intern will work closely with the Development / Events team on multiple aspects of the 2017 Winter Ball.

The 30th Annual Winter will be held on Saturday, February 11, 2017, and celebrating ABC-13’s Women of Distinction, Ambassador and Rising Star. Our Gala raises $900K to help fund CCFA patient and professional programs such as Camp Oasis and the Annual Education Conference. This is an exciting opportunity to experience the planning and execution of a major fundraising event and participate in one of the most long standing social events.Through this experience the Special Events Intern will develop skills in event production, database management, donor cultivation strategies and project management. It is an opportunities to contribute to a positive, mission- oriented organization.

The Special Events Intern position is a 15 week commitment with a minimum requirement of 220 hours (15 hours per week). The internship is based at our office in Houston, TX. Students develop their own work schedule within the parameters of our office hours, which are Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Compensation is in the form of school credit. This internship may also meet service learning and/or university community service requirements. Please note this a non-paid internship.


  • Administrative Support
  • Fundraising
  • Public Relations
  • Community Outreach
  • Program Management
  • Data Entry

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18

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