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2215 Park Blvd Suite 2San Diego, CA 92101


The Japanese Friendship Garden is in need of an Events Assistant Intern for our Events Department. Students encouraged to apply!

Students are eligeble for internship.

Please send your resume and cover letter to volunteer@niwa.org


  • Provide on-site coordination assistance for JFG events (including but not limited to interaction with event participants, set-up and/or breakdown, and vendor coordination)
  • Answer phone and web inquiries about weddings and private event venue rentals
  • Schedule walkthroughs/wedding tours according to Event & Marketing Coordinator’s calendar
  • Maintain and organize vendor database
  • Provide on-site coordination support to Garden staff at private events
  • Assist with design, development, and distribution of promotional materials including: newsletters, brochures, flyers, posters, and invitations.
  • Market events on community calendars and other marketing channels
  • Develop wedding/special event related content for website and blog
  • Conduct marketing surveys and research

Please send your resume and cover letter to volunteer@niwa.org


  • Networking
  • People Skills
  • Organization
  • Problem Solving
  • Cross-cultural Communication
  • Multi-Tasking

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 5 months minimum committment
  • Bilingual a plus!

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