Event Planning and Marketing Assistant


Cause Areas


It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


6501 Magic WayBldg 400COrlando, FL 32809


A Gift For Teaching seeks an intern to provide event planning and marketing support to the communications and development department. The overall responsibility of this intern position is to support the organization event needs under the guidance of the Communications & Events Manager. These efforts will improve department and organizational capability to fulfill the needs of Central Florida teachers and their students in need with better promotion and fundraising events.

The intern will commit to 8-10 hours each week, with flexibility to occasionally work remotely.


  • Assist in the preparation for Grant-A-Wish a one-time event
  • Assist in the preparation and serve on the planning committee our largest annual fundraiser, specifically the auction portion of the event
  • Market events through social media, community calendars, and e-blasts
  • Maintain the voice of AGFT on social media and engage with supporters
  • Write spotlights and content to feature on social media and newsletters
  • Work closely with staff to translate their messaging concepts into marketing content
  • Assist Communications and Events Manager with other duties as assigned

Skills Required:

  • Familiarity with different social media platforms
  • Enthusiasm for the nonprofit sector and cause-driven marketing
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Strong communication and writing skills
  • Event planning experience or willingness to learn


  • Gain experience creating long term social media plans and marketing calendars
  • Gain real work experience
  • Learn relationship building skills by managing social media platforms
  • The opportunity to be creative and innovative in marketing approaches
  • The opportunity to take on event planning roles
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Opportunity to be part of a mission-driven organization


  • Event Design & Planning
  • Event Management
  • Event Planning / Management
  • Marketing & Communications (Mar/Com)
  • Marketing Strategy & Planning
  • Public Relations

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • 8-10 hours
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