Description: The Event Planning internship is an opportunity to learn about the planning and implementation of large and small events for a non-profit organization. Guidance will be provided by the Executive Director and Volunteer Coordinator of East Side Elders.
About Us: East Side Elders helps seniors live full and rewarding lives - in the home and community they want - for as long as possible and as healthy and well as possible. Our teams of volunteers, students and community members provide a wide range of services and activities that give the necessary support and resources to our elderly neighbors wherever they call home.
Hours: 10-15 hours/week
- Understand the challenges facing seniors on the East Side of Saint Paul
- Gain experience planning events such as resource fairs and monthly events for seniors
- Learn how to approach businesses for donations and sponsorship of events
- Discover communication strategies for promoting events
- Other opportunities as determined by the intern and East Side Elders
- Must have reliable transportation or ability to use public transportation to travel to our office and to various events around the metro
- Must pass a background check
- Able to communicate with people from diverse backgrounds in a caring, courteous manner
- At least 18 years old
If you are interested in this position, please contact us:
463 Maria Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55106
Applications can be filled out online:
- Event Planning / Management
- Verbal / Written Communication
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- One semester or equivalent
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