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Lake Humane Society, a non-profit animal shelter, is looking for qualified interns to work with their Development Department. LHS is seeking interns who can assist with marketing, fundraising, event planning, and other daily tasks.
The intern should be prepared to work in a fast-paced environment and will finish the internship having gained broad experience in various aspects of non-profit development.
Responsibilities Include: (Duties vary based on each intern’s skills and the current needs of LHS)
• Assist with planning, preparation and execution of fundraising events and campaigns. • Assist with bulk mailings, data entry and donor management • Assist with the creation and dissemination of press releases and public service announcements • Create social media content and increase web presence • Generate new ideas for promotions and events • Recruit and communicate with vendors and donors. • Membership on the Events and Fundraising Committees for events within or near your internship months • Assist with donor retention and cultivation along with donor research. • Provide support to the members of the Development Team
Requirements: Lake Humane Society is looking for undergraduate students in the field(s) of: Marketing, Communications, Non-Profit Leadership and/or related fields. This person should have:
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to work individually and as a team
Excellent computer skills, experience in Canva and In-design is a plus
Seeking individuals that can participate for at least 3 months. Participants are required to work primarily on-site LHS, but some tasks can be completed remotely.
Compensation: This is an unpaid position. There is the opportunity for school credit if allowed by the college/university of the applicant. This internship offers an excellent opportunity to work on substantive projects and can result in a great reference.
To apply, please fill out the form below. Due to a high volume of applicants, we ask that you kindly do not call or email regarding the hiring process or status of your application. Should an interview be desired, we will contact you. Thank you for your interest in joining our team!