Public Health/Programs Intern
The Public Health/Programs intern will assist with the planning and implementation of programs and events that support lung cancer research and education. This includes outreach in the community by connecting patients, survivors and loved ones with the medical and research community as well as education tools and access programs across North Carolina. Interns work closely with the Director of Programs in coordination with local lung cancer survivors and advocates, corporations and health systems in seasonal health fairs and educational seminars. Some intern tasks include:
Apply now by emailing your cover letter and resume to Jenni Danai at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Communications & Marketing Intern will gain knowledge and experience for how nonprofits are able to use marketing and communications strategies to positively impact the lives of people who are affected by lung cancer in North Carolina. The intern will use various tools and platforms to communicate with our advocates in collaboration with the Manager of Marketing & Communications. This internship is ideal for a candidate who has an interest in marketing, communications, public relations and/or non-profit management. Some intern tasks include:
Apply now by emailing your cover letter and resume to Megan Snowdowne at email@example.com
Events and Development Intern
The Events/Development intern will work closely with the Manager of Development & Special Events to support important fundraising events including the LUNGe Forward 5K Run, Walk & Rally for Raleigh, Charlotte, and Greensboro, the Evening of Hope Gala, and more. Interns will also play an important role in helping the Lung Cancer Initiative acknowledge gifts and contributions as a part of our fundraising events.
Apply now by emailing your cover letter and resume to Sandy Oehler at firstname.lastname@example.org
Internship Opportunities: Operational Support
Interns will also support the Executive Director on special ongoing projects including managing, recruiting, and working with volunteers for our volunteer program and meeting material preparation for key meetings and events.
Apply now by emailing your cover letter and resume to Paige Humble at email@example.com
Strong internship candidates will have the following:
This internship is open to all majors with an emphasis on Nonprofit Management, Public Health, Fundraising, Event Planning, Business Administration, Operations Management, and Project Management.
The positions are unpaid internships with the potential to receive academic credit. The opportunity is based in Raleigh, NC.
This is an excellent opportunity for a dedicated student who is looking for hands-on experience in a fast-paced and growing organization and who is considering a career in fundraising, health care and/or the non-profit sector.
Ability to stand and/or work on a computer for long periods of time; walk up and down stairs multiple times throughout the day; and lift at least 25 pounds.
Work Schedule/Time Commitment: Flexible schedule with the ability to work evenings and weekends as needed, approximately 15-20 hours/week, with exact days and times to be determined according to your school schedule.