Communications and Events Internship


Cause Areas


Mon May 21, 2018 - Sun Sep 30, 2018


600 17th St., Suite 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.

Be a Communications and Event Management Intern with the American Transplant Foundation!

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!

To hear from our past interns, visit


* Initiate and lead event planning initiatives.

* Implement special event program.

* Act as a liaison between the organization and vendors.

* Solicit sponsors, secure silent auction items and conduct outreach to potential event attendees.

* Develop and coordinate marketing and promotional materials.

* Coordinate event logistics and volunteers.

* Complete other duties as needed.

  • Manage all social media accounts, including Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.
  • Manage outreach publications.


* Firm grasp of available tools and platforms in the social media space

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

* Ability to communicate in a professional manner with others

* 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

Status: This is a part-time, 6-30 hours/week preferably once twice a week in the office, unpaid/volunteer internship.

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.

Thank you for making a life-saving impact for the local and national transplant community!


  • Social Media / Blogging
  • Marketing & Communications (Mar/Com)
  • Marketing Strategy & Planning
  • Public Relations
  • Graphic Design / Print
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • 8-30

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