Development & OUTREACH INTERN
Lake Forest, IL | Part-time
AS development & outreach INTERN, YOU WILL with Karam Foundation’s Development TEEAM on the organization’s fundraising efforts. you will be involved in community fundraising opportunities, donor management, and day-to-day office management. AS A Key part of YOUR role, YOUR proactive, communication and writing skills, planning and organizational skills are imperative. YOUr work allows for our programs to continue across Turkey, Syria, and the United States.
Supporting the Development Team in a wide range of responsibilities including:
Researching opportunities for small community/corporate fundraisers, and helping to organize and manage those events
Assisting with the management and preparation for Karam Foundation’s yearly “Climb 4 Karam” - helping with logistics, and working closely with our climbers
Managing and organizing marketing materials, including for events
Supporting online fundraising campaigns - helping develop online landing page, publicize campaigns, and connect with possible partners and sponsors
Regular assistance with donor acknowledgements (thank yous and tax receipts)
Regular assistance with donor communications (FAQs, donation management, mass emails, etc.)
Nonprofit experience (preferred)
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
Professional communication skills
Proficiency in Gmail, Google Drive, and Google Calendar
Good team member and willingness to take initiative
Self motivated and good time management skills
Part-time, 15-20 hours a week (negotiable). Paid Internship.
Interested candidates should fill out the application form (see right) and email a resume and CV.