Patient Relations Internship


Cause Areas


Mon Jun 19, 2017 - Thu Aug 31, 2017


600 17th StreetSuite 2515 SouthDenver, CO 80202


American Transplant Foundation Mission and Purpose

American Transplant Foundation is a dynamic, energetic, fast paced nonprofit that works to increase the donation of organs and tissue to reduce the growing list of men, women and children who are awaiting a lifesaving transplant. We are currently seeking a dynamic, self-starter to assist with event planning efforts. This internship is for an individual interested in learning more about nonprofit fundraising and event planning. An internship with the Foundation is a way to gain valuable professional work experience, learn a wide range of skill sets, and further a lifesaving mission.

Why join our team as an intern?

  • Your leadership will literally save lives!
  • We make you feel like part of a team! We are a community of transplant patients, donor families, living donors, health professionals, and committed community members. Meeting amazing people at events is one of the top perks!
  • You will increase awareness for the critical need for organ donation while raising funds for the most vulnerable transplant patients and their families.
  • American Transplant Foundation is growing rapidly, in part due to growing interest nationwide for supporting living organ donation. As a part of this growth, you have the opportunity to engage the local and national transplant community through our many events and outreach projects!
  • The opportunity to learn an important skill for fundraising through hands-on practice, and the completion of a portfolio project to demonstrate to prospective employers.


* Assist in executing the team’s plans for patient outreach, engagement and testimonial collection.

* Perform monthly patient follow up calls, and testimonial outreach.

* Provide suggestions for creative use of testimonials.

* Manage patient and client contact information.

* Assist program coordinator with Patient Assistance Program duties.

* Perform 1+1=Life Mentorship Program survey follow-ups.

* Develop strategies on patient engagement in Foundation’s mission.

* General staff assistance.

* Some event development as well as assistance at events.


* Applicant must have clear and professional verbal and writing skills.

* Completed or working toward a college degree with an interest in non-profit or social work.

* Poised, pleasant and helpful demeanor.

* Self-motivated, good organizational and interpersonal skills, detail-oriented, ability to multitask, prioritize, and meet deadlines.

* Passion and enthusiasm for the mission of the American Transplant Foundation.

* Respectful with an understanding of working with confidential information.

* Professional communication skills.

To Apply: Visit our application portal here. A resume and cover letter are required. Questions about the application process can be directed to Autumn at or 303-757-0959.


  • Program Management
  • Community Outreach
  • Customer Service
  • Patient Care
  • Healthcare

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • 8-30 Hours Per Week
  • Must have excellent communications skills, and be comfortable making phone calls.

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