Board Development Intern | First Gen Success | SHARE Charlotte

First Gen Success

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Year Founded:
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Tameka Beavers
Main Address:
Charlotte, NC 28273
First Gen Success
Volunteer Opportunity:

Board Development Intern

First Gen Success is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization to support first generational college students to become successful leaders within their careers. We offer a dynamic and ever-evolving program bridging the generational gap and lessening the constant economic disparities for high school girls who are on the path to be first-generation college students. First Gen Success strives to support, through the enhanced curriculum to create a unique environment in which rising 11th & 12th-grade young women have the abilities to become college graduates and provides a collaborative environment that is challenging, rewarding, creative, and respectful of ideas and individuals.

Responsibilities include:
• Conducting prospect research on individual, foundation, and corporate donors
• Maintaining donor and grant databases and files, including calendaring deadlines, logging donations,
generating and sending donor acknowledgments, logging donor appreciation efforts
• Assisting with the annual application and year-round tracking of workplace giving campaigns
• Supporting staff with logistics associated with special events, including assisting with the creation of
invitation list, all logistics, soliciting sponsors, communicating with venue and vendors
• Tracking and evaluating all development efforts
• Working with Board of Directors Development Committee to implement development strategies

An ideal candidate:

•Currently enrolled college student
• Be responsible, flexible, hard‐working, ethical, and committed to the mission of First Gen Success
• Possess a high level of organizational skills and be detail-oriented
• Possess solid oral and written communication skills
• Be skilled at a variety of computer skills, e.g., Microsoft Word, Word Perfect Excel, PowerPoint, and Adobe
Acrobat is mandatory; knowledge of InDesign and Photoshop a plus.
• Be able to operate standard office equipment (fax, photocopier, etc.)
• Be able to juggle multiple tasks
• Possess an interest in a nonprofit career ‐ particularly development and fundraising
• Consent to a background check and have a current driver’s license and clean driving record.


Open to

Skills Needed

Event Planning & Support
Marketing & Public Relations
Social Media
Visual Art


Next occurrence is
Fri, 09/24/2021  
Repeats every day from Aug 2nd, 2021 to Dec 17th, 2021.
Opportunity can occur at any time, day or night, within a selected date range.

Location Details

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