Development interns and volunteers at SRLP work primarily with the Fundraising and Finance team. Projects include working on our grassroots fundraising campaign in the areas of fundraising house parties and events, benefit concerts, and our major donor project; and working on our institutional fundraising campaign in the areas of grant writing and research. Interns and volunteers often also work on our biannual newsletter and our biannual direct mailings. You will also learn how to maintain our various databases and use applications such as Adobe Photoshop and InDesign, Microsoft Office, Drupal, CiviCRM, and more.
Applicants should be responsible, time-oriented and have an eagerness to learn.
Internships are 8-20 hours/week during the school year and 15-20 hours/week during the summer and usually last twelve weeks. Internships are unpaid and must be completed in the office during the regular hours of 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. with occasional evening or weekend hours required for certain internships. Please indicate hours of availability and date available to start in the cover letter.
We are happy to assist interns in applying for school credit.
People of color, trans people, and people with intersex conditions are strongly encouraged to apply.
Please send a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail to
FFT Intern Hiring
Sylvia Rivera Law Project
147 W. 24th St., 5th Fl.
New York, NY 10011
Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis. Please indicate Summer, Fall, or Spring in your application.
For more about jobs and internships at SRLP, visit http://srlp.org/get-involved/jobs-internships