Environmental Volunteer or Intern


(40.70628,-74.011635)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

30 Broad Street - 30th FloorNew York, NY 10004

NYLCV is the only statewide environmental organization in New York that fights for clean water, clean air, renewable energy and open space through political action.

About

We're always looking for interns and volunteers for the following areas:

  • Communications - writing and research, web content management, media and community outreach, assistance with press events
  • Development - donor research (individuals, corporations and foundations), event outreach and staffing
  • Policy and Advocacy - issue research, grassroots lobbying
  • Political and Civic Engagement - candidate research, voter outreach

Qualifications:

  • Interest in environmental issues, government, and politics and advocacy work.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficient in Word, Excel and web savvy

Hours:

  • During the non-summer months, we're looking for volunteers who are able to work with us on a part-time basis (10 - 15 hours a week).
  • During the summer, we're looking for candidates who are able to work with us on a full-time basis for 10 weeks (late-May thru July). There is also limited availability for a 2 to 4 week stint in August.

Compensation:

  • This is an unpaid opportunity, however we are happy to consider travel reimbursement requests.
  • NYLCV will also work with colleges and universities to offer students the ability to earn college credit/funding while working as an intern. Check with your school to see if you are eligible. Also check out this list of scholarships compiled by NYLCVEF's Education Fund.

To apply:

  • Send an email with a resume introducing yourself and indicating your preferred department. Applications are taken on a rolling basis.

Skills

  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Research

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Requirements & Commitment

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