826 Valencia Design Internship


Cause Areas


Thu Sep 01, 2016 - Tue Dec 20, 2016


826 Valencia StreetSan Francisco, CA 94110



This internship with a nationally recognized nonprofit will provide invaluable, on-the-ground design experience. Design interns will work closely with 826 Valencia's Design Director to create flyers, newsletters, event and marketing materials, student publications, and more. 826 Valencia is a vibrant work environment, bustling with staff, interns, students, and volunteers. Our design staff is incredibly supportive and willing to teach and assist. By the end of the internship, designers will have gained skills in both design and navigating a professional environment, and insight into nonprofit work environments.


  • Minimum commitment of 24 hours per week for at least a semester (spring, summer, or fall)

  • Proficiency with Adobe Creative Cloud (or previous CS): InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop required

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office programs

  • Knowledge of web-based software is a plus

To apply to the design internship, please send an email with a current resume (with references) that reflects relevant experience and skills, and a link to your portfolio to internships@826valencia.org . Also include a cover letter that explains what you will bring to the position, as well as what you hope to gain from the experience.


  • Drawing
  • Visual Arts

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
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