South Bronx United Inc. (SBU) is a sports-based youth development organization that uses soccer as a tool for social change. SBU’s mission is to prepare youth to succeed in high school, college, careers, their community and beyond. SBU serves more than 1,000 boys and girls annually through programming on the field and in the classroom. The SBU Academy provides a pathway from middle school to high school to college to careers for 160 youth, combining competitive, travel soccer with academic enrichment and tutoring, college prep, mentoring, leadership development, immigration legal services, and individual case management.
SBU is seeking a Strategic Development Intern to work closely with the organization's Executive Director on long term strategic planning, facility development, and fund development projects. An ideal candidate will have an interest in nonprofit management, business management, community development, fundraising, government relations, and/or real estate. The intern will spent time in the office completing analysis and research as well as in the community scoping potential opportunities for development. The intern will also attend committee meetings for the Board of Directors.
Candidate should be ready to commit at least 2 days in the office, 10-15 hours per week for at least one semester.
HOW TO APPLY
Please email, firstname.lastname@example.org with resume and cover letter expressing the reasons for your interest and your availability for the position. Please put the name of the internship in the subject line.
This is an unpaid position, but interns have the opportunity to see the inner workings of a small but growing non profit and the process of planning and managing a major fundraising event.
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South Bronx United uses soccer as a vehicle for social change. South Bronx United aims to help youth build character, teamwork, and leadership so that they can succeed in high school, college, careers, their community and beyond. South Bronx United strives to promote educational achievement, health and wellness, and character development through activities on and off the soccer field and to UNITE a diverse group of individuals and an incredibly diverse community toward common positive goals.
South Bronx United is a youth development organization dedicated on serving the South Bronx through education, mentoring, and soccer programs. Our goal is use the sport and the strength of mentoring to help boys and girls, ages 4-19, develop as leaders and scholars.