Legislative Relations Service Intern


Cause Areas


Mon Aug 15, 2016 - Fri Dec 16, 2016


500 N 5th St.Minneapolis, MN 55401


Key Responsibilities: [BN1]

  • Intern is responsible for tracking media activity weekly. Volunteer will be responsible for maintaining incoming media tracking emails, reading fully and summarizing stories into a document to be sent to the organization’s lobbyists in Washington D.C., and the Community Engagement Team.

  • Intern is responsible for monitoring and tracking progression of state and federal legislation related to cord blood donation. This requires an ability to decipher complicated legislation and summarize key points. Tracking document is circulated internally and sent to the national Health Services and Research Administration quarterly.

  • Maintain a database of advocates in order to track actions and connections to plan for future use of volunteer advocates.

  • Intern will be asked to complete additional projects as needed, included but not limited to: legislative tracking for other areas of interest to the team, and assistance in outreach to advocates and stakeholders.

[BN1] How much time per week would each of these activities consume?


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Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • 10 hrs/wk, 120 hours minimum
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