PR Assistant-Fall 2016 Internship


Cause Areas


Wed Sep 07, 2016 - Wed Dec 07, 2016


146 Smith Street Suite 1Brooklyn, NY 11201

Empowering each Bird to Fly Free!


A Free Bird is a 501(C)(3)non-profit organization based in New York City. Our focus is to provide children, ages 4-18 who are patients or survivors of juvenile cancer, the opportunity to explore their artistic passions and give them the strength to fight their disease. We believe that artistic expression is critical for healing! A Free Bird supports children affected by cancer in their exploration of art, music, acting, poetry, writing, singing and any other artistic passion they may have.


Assisting the PR Coordinator or Director with any work towards the organization. Creating templates, emails, documents, etc for the Director/Coordinator. Reaching out on social media, posting pictures, hashtagging, tweeting, posting on Facebook etc. The ability to communicate properly and professionally with other volunteers/interns and prospective sponsors, donors.

Overall Responsibilities:

-Assisting Director/Coordinator with any emails, research, postings for social media.

-Creating documents for the department potentially sharing this information with everyone.

-Thinking of new and creative ideas for social media.

-Reaching out whether on Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, Twitter, to donors/sponsors etc.

-Understanding email etiquette.

-Must support and maintain mission goal and statement of organization.

-Familiar with social media, magazine, brochures.

-Working with Wordpress, C++, etc for social media.

-Creating templates for the PR Department.


-Knowledge of all social media

-Ability to learn and consistently change with the organization.

-Computer based knowledge.

-Knowledge of Google.

-Knowledge of Microsoft Office.

Please send your resume and cover letter to


  • Marketing & Communications (Mar/Com)
  • Public Relations
  • Community Outreach

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