Spark Event Volunteer Intern in CHICAGO

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


This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.


We are looking for 1 - 2 students/recent grads or someone who can commit for at least 6 months who have/has a some experience in (or would like to learn) event planning and social media. We host the Chicago chapter of Spark events on the first W of the month held in downtown Chicago.

Primary tasks include:

  • planning event (speaker, ordering/pickup food, room setup)
  • coordinating other volunteers on day of the event
  • moderating social media

Ideal for someone who is a business/marketing/communication major and interested in learning about entrepreneurship. Other tasks could include membership outreach, onboading and introducing guest facilitator/speaker, designing media collateral, exploring catering & venue options, and finding sponsors. Volunteers will have an opportunity to network with cool creatives, learn the innards of Eventbrite, FB, MailChimp, & freelancing and have some fun!

To see what our events are like attend an upcoming meeting:


  • Copy Writing / Copy Editing
  • Social Media / Blogging
  • Event Planning / Management
  • Marketing & Communications (Mar/Com)
  • Marketing Strategy & Planning
  • Public Relations

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • 15-20 hours/month or more if needed for credit
  • follow through, communicative, professional

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