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It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


9771-A Southern Pine BlvdCharlotte, NC 28273


Gain work experience or earn academic credit with a dynamic nonprofit team! The Special Events Intern works directly with the Chapter's Development staff to plan and promote mass market fundraising events including Bike MS and Walk MS.

Responsibilities include:

Event Planning

  • Contact vendors as needed to move event logistics forward
  • Work with committees and/or key volunteers to move crew tasks forward
  • Attend planning committee meetings as needed
  • Organize & purchase supplies for event as needed
  • Help to establish logistics for the events as needed

Public Relations/Marketing

  • Assist with recruitment/fundraising email blasts
  • Manage post event mailings
  • Manage social media

Skills Needed:

  • Detail oriented
  • Creative, some graphic design experience helpful
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Publisher
  • Great written and verbal communication skills

Unpaid Internship; full or part-time schedule available (within regular business hours: Monday through Friday, 9am - 5pm).

Apply Online at http://www.nationalmssociety.org/Chapters/NCT/Volunteer/Volunteer-Opportunities/Internship-Opportunities.

Email Tim at tim.vonstetten@nmss.org with any questions.


  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Marketing & Communications (Mar/Com)
  • Marketing Strategy & Planning
  • Graphic Design / Print
  • Interactive/Social Media/SEO
  • People Skills

Good Match For


Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 20
  • Orientation or Training
  • Part or Full time (hours are flexible)
  • Reliable transportation. Business casual attire. Full or part-time. Unpaid Internship.

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