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Cause Areas

When

Tue Jan 03, 2017 - Fri May 26, 2017

Where

553 Fairview Ave NSaint Paul, MN 55104

About

The Advocacy Intern is responsible for helping Goodwill-Easter Seals shape public policy that affects individuals with barriers to employment and self-sufficiency. The Advocacy Intern assists with strategic organizing, monitoring legislation and coordinating grassroots advocacy activity during the 2017 State of Minnesota Legislative Session (January - May). Specific duties may include: attending committee hearings, writing policy briefs, creating issue updates, coordinating advocacy and outreach efforts, and assisting in the area of self-advocacy by supporting program participant attendance and logistics for three "days on the hill".

Skills

  • People Skills
  • Public Speaking
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • General Education
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 15 hours per week
  • Graduate or Under Graduate College student pursing degree

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