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GAIN EXPERIENCE IN MANAGING SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS, RECRUITMENT, & COMMUNITY OUTREACH!
Friends for Youth is a nonprofit organization that has been matching underserved youth with caring adult volunteers since 1979. For the last 39 years, we have been running mentoring programs for youth to provide them with guidance, support, and opportunities for new experiences. Our mission is to provide quality mentoring relationships for youth who need them most.
Friends for Youth is seeking an enthusiastic and energetic PR & Marketing Intern to play a vital role in our organization's presence on social media platforms, community outreach, and volunteer recruitment for our two youth programs. Friends for Youth is looking for a solution-oriented, self-driven, think big and start small, individual who thrives in creating human relationships and networking.
Managing social media channels and ensuring a consistent community engagement
Designing campaigns and flyers for volunteer recruitment
Coordinating online marketing and recruitment campaigns
Day-to-day community outreach and implementing strategies to engage community groups, corporations, media, and universities
Assist Program Coordinators on other recruitment projects as assigned
8 hours/wk. minimum
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Social media savvy
Organized and detail oriented
Ability to work well and communicate with a diverse group of adults and youth
Comfortable with public speaking
Creative thinker, self-starter
Passion for public service and youth development
Knowledge of local community and resources
Spanish speaker a plus
HOW TO APPLY: Please send a cover letter and your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with "Internship:PR & Marketing" as the subject.