Plus One Foundation Internships-4 Great Opportunities!

Plus One Foundation  3213 W. Wheeler St. #372  • 206-285-0628 • PlusOneFoundation.org

 INTERNSHIP POSITIONS AVAILABLE – Public Relations Assistant / Community Workshop Assistant / Special Events Assistant / Community Outreach Assistant

Organization’s Mission: Plus One Foundation assists children and adults with a neurological injury, disorder, or disease to achieve goals, expand opportunities and ‘feed the soul’ through activities that offer education, rehabilitation and training.

Summary of Duties: To assist our non-profit with advertising, marketing and publicity.

Location: Plus One Foundation – we do not have a formal office space but we meet at local businesses

Supervisors: Alex Strazzanti, MSW and Kacey Jeniene Kroeger, CNP – Co-Founders / Co-Presidents

Hours: TBD – approx. 10-20 hrs. per week (flexible schedule), 1-3 quarters and/or Summer Quarter

Duties:  The Internship Position may consist of performing the following tasks independently and/or in assistance with the Co-Presidents.

 Public Relations Assistant:

  • Develop and execute social media plan, creative announcements and campaigns
  • Maintain customer database
  • Create quarterly e-newsletter via Constant Contact
  • Read and review pertinent articles on neurological disorders to link to FB and Website

 Community Workshop Assistant:

  • Develop and implement creative workshops for our clients (art, music therapy, cooking classes, etc.)
  • Develop and execute a recruitment and registration plan

 Special Events Assistant:

  • Coordinate special events and fundraising activities (we have 4 major events per year)
  • Work with Special Event Chairs and volunteers

 Community Outreach Assistant:

  • Communicate and schedule meetings with local non-profit organizations who serve people with neurological disorders to inform them of Plus One and disseminate information about our grants
  • Communicate and schedule meetings with local service providers and assist them with applications so we can match grant recipients with appropriate services

 We offer:

  • Opportunities for ownership of projects and experience in marketing, advertising, public relations
  • A supportive and encouraging learning environment
  • Access to learn about non-profit structure and work directly with the Co-Founders / Co-Presidents
  • Helpful supervision with the freedom to work independently
  • Opportunities to make a significant impact on the growth of an emerging non-profit organization
  • Opportunities to significantly impact the lives of children and adults with neurological disorders

 Notes:

The period of times for the internship hours and total duration are flexible. We are interested in working with eager individuals who enjoy working both as a team and independently. We are looking for someone who is passionate about public relations and social services and who is outgoing, eager to learn, and can bring a fresh perspective on the event planning and advertising aspects of a non-profit organization. Background preferred in any of the following: Public Relations/Communications/Non-Profit Management/Volunteer Management

 Individuals interested in this position can e-mail a resume and cover letter to connect@plusonefoundation.org.

We will call to schedule interviews in January 2012. Please no phone calls. We encourage students to visit PlusOneFoundation.org to find out more about our unique non-profit organization.

 

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