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Summer 2020 Internships

Greater Charlotte Area Mutual Aid (GCA Mutual Aid) is proud to announce that we are hiring for our inaugural summer internship program. GCA Mutual Aid will immerse each intern in the daily operations of a non-profit organization in Charlotte. Interns will have the opportunity to learn about non-profit operations in changing work environments from large-scale community projects to developing meaningful relationships with community members.

 

The Greater Charlotte Area Mutual Aid Summer 2020 Internship program will run from June 1st, 2020 to August 7th, 2020. This is an unpaid internship; you will be expected to work 15-30 hours per week. College credit can be awarded with proper arrangements. 

Available Positions (see position responsibilities below):

  • Education Access & Equity Intern

  • Oral History Intern

  • Research Intern

  • Public Relations Intern

Please submit your applications through Indeed. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

 

General Responsibilities

  • Gain understanding of non-profit organizations through job assignments.

  • Develop critical thinking and analytical skills in a non-profit environment.

  • Gain exposure to non-profit industry, community organization, and social mobilization.

  • Provide support to various committees and their staff members.

  • Participate in a collaborative project with the other interns to be completed over the summer.

 

Position Responsibilities

Education Access & Equity Intern

  • Develop and implement action plans for marketing campaigns.

  • Support the development of a student ambassador program for College Connect.

  • Assist Education Access & Equity Director with new projects and initiatives.

  • Conduct research of best practices in the education and non-profit industries.

Oral History Internship

  • Gain understanding of the role of oral historians and actively archiving history.

  • Develop and implement action plans for marketing campaigns.

  • Assist story mining for our story bank, COVID Chronicles.

  • Collect meaningful stories from community members.

Research Intern

  • Conduct research for various major projects in the organization.

  • Database collection and management for several initiatives.

  • Organize data and information into spreadsheets.

Public Relations Intern

  • Develop original content for social media platforms.

  • Draft press releases for new initiatives and important organizational updates.

  • Develop meaningful relationships with our community partners.

Requirements

  • Be a high school or college student.

  • Prefer at least one year of relevant experience.

  • Self-starters who are resourceful, critical, curious, ambitious, and driven.

  • Demonstrated interest in supporting the community.

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