Fundraising & Marketing Internship | Kangaroo Kids | SHARE Charlotte

Kangaroo Kids

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Year Founded:
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Michelle Pikel
Main Address:
6420 Rea Road
Suite A1-102
Charlotte, NC 28277
Volunteer Opportunity:

Fundraising & Marketing Internship

Position Overview & Basic Function:
The Fundraising and Events Intern works closely with the Executive Director. Our development focus is to identify, cultivate, solicit and steward individuals & companies interested in supporting Kangaroo Kids. Strongly preferred: someone currently pursuing or who has obtained a degree in Liberal Arts, Communications or a closely related field.
 Individual & corporate donations

Core Responsibilities:
 Assist with gift acknowledgment, donor database and filing of donations
 Research and prepare background for individuals, corporations and possible sponsorship/grant applications
 Support and attend special events and fundraising activities
o Opportunity to own/manage various events/activities
 Draft and proofread professional correspondence
 Assist in sponsorships and in-kind requests (both written and verbal)
 Coordinate closely with marketing team on social media, collateral, and web content to promote events
Required Knowledge & Skills:
 Pursuing an undergraduate/graduate degree
 Comfort and familiarity with event planning
 Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
 Dependable, reliable, honest & trustworthy
 Self-motivated, flexible team player with a positive attitude, demonstrate ability to multi-task and the ability to meet deadlines and adjust to changing priorities
 Comfort with soliciting/interacting with individuals & companies face-to-face, on the phone or via mail/email.
 Exceptional phone etiquette
 Research, writing, editing and proof-reading skills
 Demonstrate commitment to non-profit work
 Knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word/Excel) applications, email and donor management system preferred
 Must be 18 years or older and authorized to work in the United States
 Ability to work 20 hours per week.
 Must be 18 years or older
 Must have reliable transportation
 Hours may vary from the standard 9 am – 5 pm. Evening and weekends may be requested.
 Experience in the non-profit sector
 “Hands on” ownership of projects, building experience in project management
 Collaboration and networking with multiple departments and customers both internal and external
To Apply:
Please submit a cover letter and resume to Include the intern job title and your first and last name in the subject line of the email.


Open to

Skills Needed

Digital Marketing & SEO
Donor Relations
Grant Writing
Marketing & Public Relations
Office Support
Social Media
Visual Art
Web Development & Design


Next occurrence is
Tue, 08/03/2021  
Repeats every day from Sep 14th, 2020 to Sep 14th, 2021.
Opportunity can occur at any time, day or night, within a selected date range.

Location Details

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