Special Events Intern- Fall


Cause Areas


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


3550 N. Central Ave. #610Phoenix, AZ 85012


The mission of the March of Dimes is to improve the health of babies by preventing premature birth, birth defects, and infant mortality. The March of Dimes carries out this mission through community services, advocacy, research, education and support.

The Special Events Intern, under guidance of the Development Manager, will work to support the Signature Chefs Auction in Arizona.

Responsibilities may include:

  • Researching prospective special event partnership opportunities
  • Working with Development Manager and Specialist on auction procurement
  • Working with external vendors
  • Working with event committee and attending committee meetings
  • Recruiting and organizing volunteers to staff event
  • Developing collateral materials and emails for events
  • Developing and implementing social media plan for events
  • Developing a full logistical plan/ timeline for event to ensure all event details are in a master working document
  • Creating power point presentations for event program
  • Entering data into database
  • Attending special events
  • Other duties as assigned
Position Qualifications:
  • Excellent typing and computer skills, MS Office Suite a plus
  • Comfortable making phone calls to community partners and constituents
  • Willingness and eagerness to collaborate with other members of Development team to achieve its objectives
  • 8-10 hours per week; schedule can be flexible, with potential for some remote work
  • September through November - Fall Internship. (Start dates and hours may be flexible.)
  • Must provide own transportation to our office. (3550 N. Central Avenue, Suite 610, Phoenix, AZ 85012)
  • This internship is unpaid
How to Apply:

Please send resume to Cori Frolander, Development Manager at cfrolander@marchofdimes.org. (Please include preferred hours and start/end dates.)


  • Networking
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Internet Research
  • Event Planning / Management
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Microsoft Office Suite

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 10 Hours per week (flexible)

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