Internship Opportunities

Join our dynamic and dedicated team! We are currently recruiting for the following internship positions:

 

Community Outreach Intern

June - August 2019 | 10-15 Hrs/Wk

The Community Outreach Intern will support our communication & fundraising efforts. Intern responsibilities include:

  • Collect stories from our community and write drafts to be shared on our website, emails, social media, and quarterly newsletter.
  • Help put together success stories as part of Board Report.
  • Accompany Development Director at community outreach events.
  • Assist with securing vendors for events
  • Assist with event marketing, i.e. designing flyers, posting on social media, and calling families

Qualifications:

  • Strong writing skills and familiarity with digital marketing
  • Bilingual Spanish/English
  • Event planning experience a plus
  • Previous experience in a nonprofit a plus

This internship is a great fit for students of diverse programs such as Journalism, Communications, Business/Marketing , Social Work, or Sociology. At the end of your internship, you will have a better understanding of:

  • The structure and functioning of a small, community-based nonprofit
  • How to tell a compelling story to engage communities and inspire action
  • How to plan and carry out community events, including event marketing and community outreach
  • How different social programs operate

To apply: Send resume & cover letter to alyssa.gooch@hns-tx.org with subject line "Community Outreach Intern."