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Mon Jan 09, 2017 09:00 AM - Fri Apr 28, 2017 05:00 PM


8765 W. Higgins RoadSuite 401Chicago, IL 60631


Position Overview & Basic Function:
The Community Programs Intern will assist and support the entire Mission team with projects related to the community grants program and education. This position begins mid- to late- February.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Assist with Mission administration.
  • Assist in the community grants program which may include activities such as reporting, surveying, and data entry.
  • Assist and attend health fairs, Third-Party Events and general education outreach opportunities.
  • Respond to inquiries from the public about the Affiliate and breast health.
  • May assist with special projects involving the LGBTQ+ communities, public policy advocacy, navigation workshops, survivorship conference planning, and coalition building.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Required Skills & Education:

  • MA/MPH/MSW students or graduates strongly preferred.
  • Professionally minded individual with interest in healthcare philanthropy, grant-making and community organizing.
  • Reliable and able to educate and outreach to communities of need.
  • Excellent writing, communication, customer service and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong time-management, organizational and research skills.
  • Quick learner with the ability to self-motivate.
  • Have strong computer skills, including strong experience in Microsoft Offices (i.e. Word, Excel).


  • Position will need to use their personal computer.
  • Candidate may be subject to a criminal background check.


  • Opportunity to gain insight into the not-for-profit sector.
  • "Hands-on" environment with individuals who respond to critical community issues.
  • Develop above-entry-level skills.


  • Healthcare
  • Administrative Support

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