Cause Areas

When

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

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.


About

The Glory Foundation seeks a dynamic, self-starter to assist with event planning efforts. This is anoutstanding opportunity for an individual interested in learning more about nonprofit fundraising and event planning. The internship offers exciting hands-on experience and the opportunity to gain new skills.

Responsibilities:

  • Solicit sponsors, create and coordinate the drafting/distribution of promotional materials, sell tickets,collaborate and work with marketing and cover the logistics of the event.
  • Update guest registration, seating information and related data entry
  • Act as a liaison between the organization and vendors including negotiating pricing and pre-selecting options to present to the organization while maintaining budget for the event
  • Manage and implement a plan for securing silent auction items
  • Assist with insuring the special events content on the Glory Foundation website and social media sites are updated giving marketing team lead deadlines for information to be on website
  • Assist with donor acknowledgement and guest follow-up
  • Plan and facilitate planning committee meetings including distributing agenda and taking minutes

Qualifications:

  • Firm grasp of available tools and platforms in the social media space
  • Completed or working toward a college degree, preferably with an interest in non-profit development and event planning
  • Previous internship or related experience in fundraising or event planning is a plus
  • Must be computer literate, including Internet research experience
  • Professional demeanor and outstanding phone etiquette
  • Ability to communicate in a professional manner with press and community contacts
  • Self-motivated, good organizational and interpersonal skills, detail-oriented, ability to multitask, prioritize, and meet deadlines
  • Enthusiasm for the mission of The Glory Foundation and the families we serve

Start Date: Position open until filled, requires 3 - 6-month commitment.

Compensation: This is an Unpaid/Volunteer internship

To Apply:Please a send cover letter and resume to tgosha@thegloryfoundationinc501c3.com

Skills

  • Organization
  • Verbal / Written Communication

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • 8 to 12 hours/week

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