Spring 2017- Corporate Research & Fundraising Internship Program


Cause Areas


Sun Jan 01, 2017 - Wed May 31, 2017


1300 Biscayne Ave Miami, FL 33132Miami, FL 33132


Program Description:

As an Advancement Intern, you will gain firsthand experience regarding fundraising at the Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, as well as interacting/developing pivotal relationships with key members and donors.

Intern Responsibilities:

  • The Advancement intern assists the Advancement team with the following areas of work:
  • Corporate Fundraising
  • Conducting prospect research on local and national level
  • Drafting, generating and distributing letters and solicitation materials
  • Assisting in record maintenance and agreement timelines with corporate partners
  • Planning and fulfilling special events and activities

Membership and Major Donors:

  • Maintenance of donor records and biographical information
  • Special event planning
  • Prospect identification, cultivation

Foundation and Grants:

  • Drafting proposals, applications, and reports for special projects (i.e. Festivals, education programs, special events) for general support
  • Staffing the Culturist table for evening and weekend performances
  • Administrative efforts


Junior, senior or graduate status pursuing a degree in Corporate Fundraising, Sales/Business Development or related field. 16+ hours of availability per week between 9:00 am and 5:30pm. Must be available for nights and weekends. Acute attention to detail, strong interest in the arts. Understanding Proficient in excel a plus ( formulas and chart building). This is an unpaid internship that may be taken for credit. To apply please email your resume to internships@arshtcenter.org


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Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Orientation or Training
  • 16 hours minimum per week

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