The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Placement Description: Intern will assist with fundraising events during the research, planning, marketing and sales process. This can be either part-time with consistent hours or a full-time placement for the semester. Events needing assistance include: MDA family-focused Muscle Walk, and Shamrock account maintenance.
Students interested in gaining experience in sales, marketing, non-profit management, event planning and public relations would be a good fit for this experience.
Candidates must be personable, dependable, and proficient in Microsoft Office and possess strong written and oral communication skills.
The Muscular Dystrophy Association is a national non-profit with a Wilmington area district office charged with the responsibility of providing healthcare services to the over 700 local families with muscle disease.
Interested candidates should contact Liz Shirley at email@example.com with a written description of their qualifications and what they want to gain from their volunteer experience.