Are you a dedicated, dynamic self-starter who desires some hands-on learning in a unique nonprofit environment? Do you have a passion for helping others and building support to make it happen? This is an opportunity to make a significant impact, by joining our team. You would be an instrumental part of building visibility for a social issue of immense scale that has <15% awareness, and helping build strategic partnerships with leading organizations to deploy the unique resources we’ve created collaboratively with the world’s top researchers.
This is a unique opportunity to get significant hands on experience at a small, progressive nonprofit with groundbreaking initiatives and big accomplishments. You can be a significant part of building something significant while you exponentially learn and grow your knowledge and skills.
As a Marketing & Fundraising Intern, you will report directly to the Chief Operating Officer, but will also work closely with the Development Director and the organization’s Georgia Chapter Board Chair. The position will be centered around 4 primary focus areas: digital/social community management, partner communications, fundraising research & prospecting, and general/administrative support. You will manage the social media posting and engagement with constituents on FB, Twitter and Instagram. You will conduct communications with existing partners to maintain our relationships current while also helping research and identify relevant new partners. You will research, seek out, evaluate, & identify potential funders, contributors, & opportunities for revenue that align with the organization’s mission, values, & goals. Finally, you will manage and field incoming communications, keep track of important contacts, and provide general administrative support, as needed.
If you love helping people while interacting with diverse likeminded individuals and institutions, this is a great fit for you. You will have the opportunity to work directly with high-level executives both in HQ and regionally, which will allow you to gain a highly marketable set of skills directly from mid-and senior-level staff. The ideal candidate will be team-oriented, driven, committed to excellence, eager to expand their knowledge in the nonprofit/social services realm – particularly as relates to marketing, fundraising, & digital communications – and someone who thrives in a fast-paced environment. Strong research, writing & interpersonal skills also a must.
This is an unpaid internship with opportunity to become a part- or full-time paid position for the right candidate after a 3-month orientation period.
About the Childhood Domestic Violence Association
The Childhood Domestic Violence Association works to increase awareness of Childhood Domestic Violence (CDV) as an issue affecting hundreds of millions, empower caring adults, communities and organizations to serve as a lifeline for impacted children, and educate adults who experienced CDV as to the long-term impact, so they can strive to overcome it. Using the leading research and best known practices in the field, we develop and deploy groundbreaking, highly scalable tools that have never existed before. We then partner with leading organizations that directly touch the lives of children and adults who are growing up/grew up living with domestic violence. Our tools and resources are used to educate, train, and empower them and those who work with them to help reclaim their lives and reach their full potential. www.cdv.org
How to apply
Please email resumes, cover letter, and a brief writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Marketing & Fundraising Intern – First & Last Name” in the subject line. CDV is an equal opportunity employer.