The Arthritis Foundation is seeking an energetic and passionate special events and development intern to assist with the planning, organization, development and growth of Arthritis Foundation special events, grant writing and other fundraising initiatives.
Our team of dedicated professionals and volunteers are leading the fight for the arthritis community and helping to conquer everyday battles through life-changing information and resources, access to optimal care, advancements in science, and building community connections.
Conduct market and prospect research
Silent auction solicitation and database management
Solicitation of in-kind event donations
Virtual event planning, coordination and execution
Event committee liaison
Assist in working with event teams and sponsors
Cultivation and stewardship of constituents
Attend and participate in virtual fundraising event related activities and meetings
Conduct follow up phone calls to participants and donors
Promote the Arthritis Foundation’s mission throughout the community
Assist with administrative projects as needed
Microsoft Office proficiency
Internet savvy with regular and consistent computer and internet access
Self-motivated, team player with the ability to meet deadlines, remain flexible, and adjust to changing priorities in a fast-paced environment
Strong organizational skills, with keen attention to details
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Must be able to work in a group and independently
The development internship will run for 6 months starting on November 1st and concluding in May 2021, with the opportunity to extend if mutually desired. This is a remote internship and part-time and full-time options are available. Occasional evening and weekend work may be needed. This is an unpaid career experience program; course credit may be provided.
For consideration please send cover letter and resume to email@example.com
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The Arthritis Foundation is the Champion of Yes. Leading the fight for the arthritis community, the Arthritis Foundation helps conquer everyday battles through life-changing information and resources, access to optimal care, advancements in science and community connections. Our goal is to chart a winning course, guiding families in developing personalized plans for living a full life - and making each day another stride towards a cure.
The Arthritis Foundation leads the way in...
Access and Advocacy
Help and Support
Community and Connections
Health & Medicine
We'll work with your schedule.
This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.