Communications, Intern, Communications Dept.


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


995 E. Broad St.Columbus, OH 43205


Purpose: To assist the Communications Dept. of the American Red Cross Blood Services Central Ohio Region with various communications, public relations, writing, graphic design, and layout needs. Key Responsibilties: Assist dept. in various writing capacities. Meet and interview blood donors and recipients and craft feature stories about them. Write articles for regional newsletter. Assist dept. with design of donor recruitment materials, blood drive materials. Brainstorm creative ideas for campaigns, promotions, special blood drives, and event themes. Take text provided to layout post cards or informational pieces. Serve as photographer at events. Time Commitment: Intern will volunteer approximately 8 - 10 hours per week minimum. Relationships: Will report to Manager, Communications and interact closely with paid and other volunteer staff. Qualifications: Communication/Public Relations, Journalism, English, Strategic Communications, Graphic Arts & Visual Communications majors preferred. Excellent writing skills, excellent graphic design skills required.


  • Verbal / Written Communication

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • 8 -10 hours per week
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