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ORGANIZATION: Children First, Inc.

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Children First
Every Child Deserves a Safe Home

A Children First intern will have the unique opportunity to engage in social work practice on a macro level. This position will provide deep insights on how to effectively manage and support a nonprofit organization.

This position involves assisting the Executive Director and Administrative Assistant with:

  • Fundraising
  • Grant Writing
  • Donor Engagement and Management
  • Grant Management
  • Facilities Management
  • Human Resources Development
  • Organizational and Structural Management
  • Board Structuring and Development
  • Other macro-level non-profit work
  • Data Management and Research

Interns must be/use/have:

  • Well organized, flexible, and creative
  • Clear and direct communication and have a good understanding of their availability
  • Able to engage well with others and brings enthusiastic energy to the team
  • Initiative and follow through. Work will be done on an virtually and in person on a on-going individual basis, with weekly check-ins
  • Good writing skills
  • Able to manage and complete multiple tasks in a timely manner and understand how to prioritize those tasks efficiently to meet deadlines
  • Able to ask for help if they need further clarity about a task
  • Dedicated to the mission of Children First and constantly strive to think of thoughtful new ways to strengthen the organization

Much of the tasks and projects will be behind the scenes work that is necessary for the organization to run smoothly. Individuals who have a passion for social work, nonprofit management, a positive attitude, and have a strong desire to help the Children First vision become a reality, will thrive in this position.

Managing a nonprofit is a group effort in which interns play a key part. Our Children First interns work as a team to manage tasks.

Internship hours vary from 5-15 hours of virtual work a week, much of that schedule you will be able to determine, but there will need to be times that our schedules overlap (M-F 9-5pm). There may be some in-person tasks that would be up to 1-2 hours a week.

Interns will need:

  • Access to their own computer and internet
  • A working knowledge of Microsoft Teams, The Google Suite and Canva, and/or a willingness to learn these platforms.

Projects for 2022

  • Uploading new Donor Database with information
  • Strategic and Operations Plan Implementation
  • Fundraising
    • Grant Applications, etc.
    • Capital Campaign Strategies and Marketing
  • Audit
  • Retreat Planning
  • Board Governance and Structure
  • Marketing Materials
  • COVID 19 Protocol Updates
  • Digitizing Files
  • Other projects that arise over the summer

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About Children First, Inc.


693 North Pope Street, Athens, GA 30601, US

Mission Statement

Children First engages families in our community and through the courts to ensure safe, stable, nurturing living environments for children.


Children First, Inc. is a local nonprofit agency that administers several programs in the field of child welfare:

Athens-Oconee CASA trains and supervises volunteers to provide legal advocacy for abused and neglected children

Family Time Community Visitation provides supervised visitation for families seperated by abuse or neglect.

SPARC - Supportive Parenting and Access Resource Center works with non-custodial parents to increase their emotional and financial support of their children


Advocacy & Human Rights
Children & Youth
Advocacy & Human Rights, Children & Youth, Community


Tue May 17, 2022 - Mon Aug 08, 2022


693 N Pope StAthens, GA 30601



  • Administrative Support
  • Social Media / Blogging
  • Donor Management
  • Fundraising
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • Verbal / Written Communication




  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 25
  • Orientation or Training
  • Interns should be available miniumally 10-15 hours per week.
  • Application is due by April 25, 2022!

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