The Development Department is responsible for individual donor fundraising activities and partners in alignment with Jeremiah Program’s national office direction and brand guidelines. Programs include special events, direct mail, major gifts, workplace giving, grants, planned gifts, and others. Additionally, the Development Department manages Jeremiah Program-Boston’s social media accounts and produces marketing materials for development and outreach activities. The Development & Marketing Intern will work directly with the Development Manager on a wide range of projects related to the Development Department. This internship is designed to be both educational and practical. Individuals must have a strong work ethic and willingness to learn. This internship is an excellent opportunity to experience various aspects of development and marketing while supporting a nonprofit organization.
Create and implement a social media plan for Jeremiah Program-Boston’s social media platforms.
Promote Jeremiah Program events through researching and posting on local event calendars.
Research sponsorship opportunities.
Assist with donor data entry in Raiser’s Edge database.
Assist with newsletters and communications for upcoming events.
Assist with planning of Voices Rising in October 2019.
Other duties as assigned
Creativity and a can-do attitude
Self-starter with strong attention to detail, problem-solving skills, and demonstrated ability to be flexible in work assignments.
Proven writing, editing, and proofreading skills.
Research and information compilation abilities.
Excellent interpersonal communication skills, collaborative work style.
Proficiency in use of Social Media and Microsoft Office Suite; especially Excel and Word.
Objectivity and confidentiality.
Available 10 hours a week.
High school diploma required
Prior interning experience is not required.
This is an unpaid internship position. College credit may be available depending on the requirements of your college or university.
Please send your resume and (optional) cover letter to with Development & Marketing Intern in the subject line.
615 1st Avenue NE
Minneapolis, MN 55413