Make-A-Wish Corporate Fundraising Internship

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Make-A-Wish grants life-changing wishes for children with critical illnesses. To grant more than 400 wishes each year, Make-A-Wish Greater Bay Area leverages support from corporate sponsors in the form of cause-marketing promotions, wish adoptions and event sponsorships. The Corporate Development Department raises $1.7 million in donations to help make those wishes come true. The Corporate Development Intern supports the Corporate Development Department with our major summer corporate campaigns.

This position would help execute the summer campaigns by working with various corporate sponsors as well as Make-A-Wish volunteers. Tasks related to this position will include but are not limited to:

  • Email and phone correspondence with corporate and event partners throughout the Bay Area.
  • Email and phone correspondence with volunteers
  • Maintaining campaign data
  • Creating and sending campaign marketing materials
  • Assist in planning wish reveals/celebrations
  • Assist in planning campaign events
  • Assist in marketing and media planning

Qualifications desired for this position:

  • Good organization skills and ability to multitask
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Professional demeanor
  • Familiarity with Outlook, Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Interest in corporate relations or marketing
  • Self-starter, desire to learn more about the nonprofit industry


  • June 3rd, 2019 through the end of August
  • Minimum of 10 hours per week, up to 15 hours

No major course of study is required but marketing, communication, nonprofit experience is preferred.

Minimum G.P.A. is 3.0

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Children & Youth Health & Medicine People with Disabilities


Sat Jun 01, 2019 - Sat Aug 31, 2019


1333 BroadwaySte 200Oakland, CA 94612



  • Donor Management
  • Fundraising




  • Must be at least 18
  • 10-15 hours per week, from June through August 2019

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