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Make-A-Wish Michigan

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The wish team is responsible for working with families and volunteers to obtain all the necessary paperwork and coordinates wish details. The wish team’s intern will be responsible for assisting in planning wishes and communicating with wish families throughout the wish-granting process. The wish team’s intern will practice skills in project management, data integrity, and communication. The wish team’s intern is expected to deliver excellent customer service to customers across Make-A-Wish Michigan. Responsibilities: · Correspond with wish families and volunteers regarding necessary wish paperwork · Entering data · Creating final packets for wish families · Helping to schedule details of a wish with limo reservations, hotel reservations, rental car reservations, and special enhancements · Attend wish celebrations with the Senior Program Coordinator as they come up · Sending letters to wish families · Sending medical forms for wishes · Communicating with medical professionals regarding medical paperwork · Brainstorming new ways to enhance the wish experience · Support the wish team as needed · Other duties as assigned Qualifications: · Must be currently enrolled in a Bachelor or Graduate degree program and able to receive college credit. Preferred degrees in Education, or Family Studies. · Must possess the ability to work 1-2 full days a week January 2020-April 2020 · Must be well organized with a great work ethic · Must have exceptional communication skills

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About Make-A-Wish Michigan


7600 Grand River Avenue, BRIGHTON, MI 48114, US

Mission Statement

Make-A-Wish Michigan grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy.


Make-A-Wish Michigan began in 1984 when Joshua, and 11-year-old from Tecumseh wished to go to the Walt Disney World Resort. Fifteen courageous children experienced a joy of a wish that first year. Since thenm the Foundation and its supporters have made wishes become reality for more than 7,000 children in our Michigan community.


Mon Jan 06, 2020 - Thu Apr 30, 2020


7600 Grand River Ave.Suite 175Brighton, MI 48114



  • Customer Service
  • Program Management
  • Organization
  • People Skills
  • Project Management
  • Verbal / Written Communication




  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • Must possess the ability to work 1-2 full days a week January 2020-April 2020
  • To apply for an internship position, send your resume and cover letter to intern@michigan.wish.org with "DEPARTMENT Internship - Last Name, First Name" as the subject line (Example: VOLUNTEER SERVICES Internship - Last Name, First Name).

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