Cause Areas

When

Tue Jan 03, 2017 - Fri May 26, 2017

Where

553 Fairview Ave NSaint Paul, MN 55104

About

This internship will focus on learning about helping Goodwill-Easter Seals shape public policy that affects individuals with barriers to employment and self- sufficiency. The Advocacy Intern will assist with strategic organizing, monitoring legislation and coordinating grassroots advocacy activity during the 2017 MN Legislative Session (Jan - May). Specific duties may include attending committee hearings, writing policy briefs, creating issue updates, and coordinating advocacy and outreach efforts. We are seeking someone to assist particularly in the area of self-advocacy by supporting program participant attendance at 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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