Join us for a week of exciting and educational events showcasing the artists, designers, musicians, filmmakers, authors, fashion and beauty changemakers who are lighting up our screens and airwaves to shift our consciousness and conversations for good.
The Arthritis Foundation is seeking an energetic and passionate special event 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 management (varies depending on the event)
Solicitation of in-kind event donations
Event planning, coordination, and execution
Volunteer recruitment and coordination
Event committee liaison
Cultivation and stewardship of constituents
Attend and participate in fundraising event-related activities and meetings (virtual)
Assist in researching and submitting online grant requests
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 internship is available for Summer, Fall, and Summer. 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 a cover letter and resume to Leah Delaney: firstname.lastname@example.org and/or Sara Peterson: email@example.com.
The Arthritis Foundation is boldly pursuing a cure for America's #1 cause of disability while championing the fight against arthritis with life-changing resources, science, advocacy and community connections.
The Arthritis Foundation helps you live your best life by creating a powerful network of support through shared experiences, empowering information and meaningful connections. Whether it’s online or in person, we are all working together to promote life-changing resources and research, to push for change and to create community connections that welcome, inform and uplift. This is what makes our community of millions thrive and why we are all Champions of Yes.
Health & Medicine
We'll work with your schedule.
This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.