Development Intern


Cause Areas


Mon May 01, 2017 - Wed Nov 01, 2017


ManhattanManhattan, NY 10037


SYREN Modern Dance is currently seeking a highly skilled individual to serve as Development Intern. A recent graduate or grad student would be a good fit. Position would involve working 10-15 hours per week for 6 months. The Intern will aid in all aspects of the development process. Candidate will work
alongside the Directors and Board to develop new strategies for the
organization. Candidate will help seek and sustain funding for SYREN
Modern Dance. Responsibilities include identifying appropriate
grantors, corporations, and individuals to develop financial support
as well as submit proposals. Candidate should have confident phone
demeanor and be willing to meet with potential funders. A genuine
interest in the Arts is crucial, but candidate need not have background in
dance. Candidate should reside with the boroughs of NYC. Start date
flexibility, but ideally between April 1 and June 1. While the position is unpaid, the Intern will have inside access to all aspects of the inner-workings of a non-profit. He/she will work directly with Directors and gain insight, experience, and resume references. We look forward
to getting to know the right candidate and working to develop
successful new strategies for SYREN. Please send short letter of
inquiry to . More information about the organization:


  • Resource Development / Management
  • Donor Management
  • Business Development & Sales Management
  • Fundraising
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 21
  • 10-15 hrs/week

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