Fundraising Intern | Down Syndrome Association of Greater Charlotte | SHARE Charlotte

Down Syndrome Association of Greater Charlotte

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Year Founded:
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Holly Zipperer, Executive Director
Main Address:
3900 Park Road
Charlotte, NC 28209
Volunteer Opportunity:

Fundraising Intern

Fundraising Intern Posting

Volunteer: Fundraising Intern, Down syndrome Association of Greater Charlotte

Are you someone who is looking to make a difference?
Are you looking to break into the nonprofit sector?

The Down Syndrome Association of Greater Charlotte is seeking a fundraising professional to help with development of organization strategy and impact. This position will be (remotely) managed by the Executive Director and will collaborate with the Program Coordinator. Please note that this is a VOLUNTEER position. Candidates can work remotely from anywhere. We are seeking a minimum commitment of three to five hours weekly.

Required Skills
Organization/Task Management

Experience (preferred)
Corporate Sponsorships
Non-profit experience

Why You'll Love Volunteering with Us
Enhance your skills while supporting a great cause
Gain samples of work & references to add to your portfolio
Directly impact a community organization
Work remotely & create your own schedule

Primary Responsibilities
Tracking Fundraising efforts around major events (3-2-1 Dash, Golf Fundraiser, etc.)
Research and strategy planning for fundraising opportunities in the Charlotte area
Admin tasks related to fundraising: Flipcause updates, Thank You Card creation, excel tracking for raffle baskets, etc.

Strong writing skills

To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to and

Our Mission
Our mission is to enhance the quality of life for all people with Down syndrome by empowering individuals, families and professionals with information and support through education, social programs and community partnerships.

Our Vision
We envision a world of true inclusion in which all people with Down syndrome have the chance to lead typical lives of possibility and opportunity, reach their goals and become valued members of welcoming communities.

The DSA of Greater Charlotte and You
Whether you’re the parent of a child diagnosed with Down syndrome, a person with Down syndrome, or simply a member of the community looking to make a difference, there is a role for you at the DSA of Greater Charlotte. We are not just an organization – we are a family, and together we work to make our community a better place not only for its members with Down syndrome, but for all of us. Every donation and effort brings our family closer, and the bonds we make here last a lifetime.
Non-profit Organization Management
Employment Type


Open to

Skills Needed

Donor Relations


Next occurrence is
Mon, 05/16/2022  
Repeats every day from Feb 2nd, 2022 to Dec 31st, 2022.
Opportunity can occur at any time, day or night, within a selected date range.

Location Details

Work from Anywhere