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


Cause Areas


Mon Sep 12, 2016 - Fri Dec 09, 2016


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 this fall.

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. THER 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 mid-December (at least)- opportunity can be extended.


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

Good Match For


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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