Kitten Foster Project Intern


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Cause Areas

When

Mon Jun 05, 2017 - Mon Aug 28, 2017

Where

4235 Sepulveda BlvdCulver City, CA 90230


About

Kitten Foster Project Intern

Location: Adopt & Shop Culver City

Application Deadline: 5/1/2017

Department: Kitten Foster Project

Email: internship@foundanimals.org

Organization Overview:

The Found Animals Foundation is a cutting edge non-profit organization managed by savvy business and science professionals focused on social entrepreneurship. We are a well-funded startup organization that takes pride in bringing together great minds from diverse backgrounds in our mission to reduce shelter euthanasia in Los Angeles. Our culture and work environment sets us apart from traditional non-profit startups and inspires our talented team to create innovative ideas and solutions to complex programs and initiatives. Our animal-friendly, creative office suites are located on the west side of Los Angeles.

Internship Program Overview:

As a Kitten Foster Project Intern you will be assisting the Kitten Foster Project Department specifically in the coordination of foster recruitment and appointments as well as incoming transports.

This Kitten Foster Project Intern position is an unpaid volunteer position with a nonprofit organization. We are happy to work with students so that they may receive academic credit or outside funding for their work.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Develop an outreach plan focused on increasing the number of foster families and spreading the word about our mission.

  • Assist Foster Coordinator with foster appointments, pickups, and drop-offs.

  • Assist Nursery Coordinator with incoming transports.

  • Deliver a presentation for our monthly Kitten ACATemy, in conjunction with staff, on a topic of interest agreed upon with the Kitten Foster Project staff.

Requirements:

  • Interest in non-profit animal welfare strongly preferred.

  • Ability to communicate in an effective, courteous, and professional manner with a diverse population including fosters, volunteers, and the general public.

Length of Project:

  • 8-12 weeks (based on availability) or in accordance with for-credit internship requirements

To Apply:

1. Complete an application at www.foundanimals.org/get-involved/internships

2. Send a resume and cover letter to internship@foundanimals.org

Skills

  • Networking
  • Organization
  • Animal Care / Handling
  • Public Speaking
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • 8-12 weeks, 20hrs/week
  • interest in a nonprofit, animal welfare, excellent communication skills

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