2021 Development Internship | Arthritis Foundation - Charlotte | SHARE Charlotte

Arthritis Foundation - Charlotte

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Year Founded:
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Kathy Streng
Main Address:
7621 Little Ave
Charlotte, NC 28226
Volunteer Opportunity:

2021 Development Internship

The Arthritis Foundation is seeking an energetic and passionate special events and development intern to assist with the planning, organization, development and growth of Arthritis Foundation special events, grant writing and other fundraising initiatives.

Our team of dedicated volunteers and professionals are leading the fight for the arthritis community and helping to conquer everyday battles through life-changing information and resources, access to optimal care, advancements in science, and building community connections.

• Conduct market and prospect research
• Silent auction management
• Solicitation of in-kind event donations
• Virtual event planning, coordination and execution
• Volunteer recruitment and coordination
• Event committee liaison
• Assist in working with event teams and sponsors
• Cultivation and stewardship of constituents
• Attend and participate in fundraising event related activities and meetings (may be virtual)
• Assist in researching and submitting grant requests
• Promote the Arthritis Foundation’s mission throughout the community
• Assist with administrative projects as needed

• Microsoft Office proficiency
• Internet savvy with regular and consistent computer and internet access
• Self-motivated, team player with the ability to meet deadlines, remain flexible, and adjust to changing
priorities in a fast-paced environment
• Strong organizational skills, with keen attention to details
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Must be able to work in a group and independently

The Development internship will run through December 2021, with the opportunity to extend if desired. Spring and summer internships are available as well. This is a remote internship and part-time and full-time options are available. Occasional evening and weekend work may be needed. This is an unpaid career experience program; course credit may be provided.

For consideration please send cover letter and resume to kstreng@arthritis.org


Open to

Size of Group: 


Skills Needed

Donor Relations
Event Planning & Support
Social Media


Next occurrence is
Thu, 10/28/2021  
Repeats every day from Sep 16th, 2021 to Dec 30th, 2021.
Opportunity can occur at any time, day or night, within a selected date range.

Location Details

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