Political Affairs Internship

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The Borgen Project

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The Borgen Project is an innovative, national campaign that is working to make poverty a focus of U.S. foreign policy. This is a part-time 14-hours per week, unpaid telecommuting internship. The internship is 4-months and responsible for leading public and political outreach in the state and district assigned to.

Key Responsibilities:

- Meet with members of Congress and/or Congressional staffers in your State and District.

- Represent The Borgen Project at various business, political and community events.

- Assist with fundraising. Create a personal fundraising campaign and meet targets.

- Mobilize individuals to contact their members of Congress in support of key poverty-reduction legislation.

- As needed, speak to groups, classes and organizations.

- Write letters of support for key programs to political leaders, media and other groups.

Qualifications:

- Outstanding writing skills.

- Self-starter who can produce great results with limited supervision.

- Strong oral communication skills and ability to lead meetings and give speeches.

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WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1402 S Grand BlvdSt. Louis, MO 63104

(38.62218,-90.23773)
 

SKILLS

  • Public Speaking
  • Fundraising
  • Networking
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • 4 months, 14 hours/week

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