We’re looking for a motivated, self-directed intern to learn about and support PEA’s fundraising and events this fall. This internship will provide hands-on experience with fundraising outreach, event planning, database management, and website updates.
The internship has a flexible schedule (10-15 hours a week) starting in early September and ending in December 2022.
Who We Are:
Piedmont Environmental Alliance (PEA) works every day to create a more just, resilient, and environmentally sustainable Piedmont Triad. Based in Winston-Salem, NC, PEA’s innovative education programs, annual events, and community-based advocacy projects engage thousands of volunteers, students, faith communities, businesses, and partner organizations in climate and environmental action. Learn more at www.peanc.org
Help coordinate PEA’s fall membership drive with fundraising emails, phone calls, and thank you letters.
Manage and track communication with PEA members and prospective members, including updating our database.
Update the PEA website regularly.
Help plan the 2022 Annual Party for members and supporters.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Exceptional organizational skills, self-motivated, and attentive to details.
Comfortable asking people to take action over the phone, email, and in person.
Demonstrated commitment to environmental and social issues a plus.
We are looking for you, if:
- You are a polished writer, who knows how to connect with different audiences and encourage people to take action.
- You have a personal passion for the outdoors, environmental stewardship and sustainability, and have taken action to get involved in the issues you care about.
- You are a current college student or recent grad looking for an opportunity to connect with the community and give back.
This is an unpaid volunteer position.
Submit your resume and a detailed cover letter to email@example.com by August 15, 2022. Please reference “Fall Internship” in the subject line. No phone calls please. Piedmont Environmental Alliance is an equal opportunity employer and encourages a diversity of candidates to apply.