Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island Events & Promotions Internship/Volunteer Opportunity


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Sun Jan 01, 2017 - Wed May 31, 2017


One Bulfinch Place2nd FloorBoston, MA 02114


Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island grants wishes for children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength, and joy.

Make-A-Wish Massachusetts and Rhode Island is looking for an Intern or Volunteer to work with our Events and Promotions staff in our Boston office.

Our Event and Promotion Intern/Volunteer will work on various projects related to our internal and external events and promotions and will gain experience in donor acknowledgement, in-kind gift procurement, event logistics and related administrative tasks.

Location: Boston near Government Center. THERE IS NO FREE PARKING available, but the office is easily accessible (less than 7 minute walk) via the Blue, Green and Orange lines, as well as the commuter rail at North Station.

Hours (for Interns): Interns hours will be based of the requirements of your college/university. Typically 8-12 hours, split over two or three days.

Hours (for volunteers):Volunteer in-office experiences can be more flexible, however we are looking for consistency each week in order to keep projects moving. Typically 10-16 hours, split over two or three days.

Intern/Volunteer must be available through May (at least)- opportunity can be extended.


  • Data Entry
  • Donor Management
  • Fundraising
  • Administrative Support
  • Community Outreach

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • For Interns: 8-12 hrs, For Volunteers: 10-16 hours
  • MS Word/Excel experience; ability to take direction and work independently as well as part a team.

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