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2808 Palumbo DriveSuite 205Lexington, KY 40509


This is an unpaid internship. We are looking for a student who is interested in learning more about development work in a nonprofit organization. The intern would be asked to work 15-20 hours per week.


Assist with daily operations of development department. At direction of management staff, complete tasks required to organize and promote fund-raising events, including event preparation, logistics, registrations, data entry.

Development Intern Will:

  • Gain knowledge about the not-for-profit organization
  • Garner experience in event marketing and production
  • Develop understanding about business environments
  • Acquire skills in building and nurturing mutually beneficial relationships with outside organizations and constituents


  • Working toward degree in communication, nonprofit management, marketing or related field.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Possess a valid driver’s license as well as the ability to travel as needed to perform internship duties.
  • Have self-discipline and time management skills necessary to work independently.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong organizational skills, with keen attention to details, as well as excellent problem solving abilities.
  • Self-motivate, team player with the ability to meet deadlines, remain flexible, and adjust to changing priorities in a fast-paced environment.

Internship application can be found here: https://www.cognitoforms.com/AlzheimersAssociation1/_2017SummerInternshipApplication

Deadline to apply: April 26

Contact Caitlin Shepard at cshepard@alz.org with any questions!


  • Event Design & Planning
  • Fundraising
  • Project Management
  • Event Planning / Management
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Community Outreach

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Must be at least 18
  • 15-20 hours per week

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