Tuesday, October 9, 2012

Local Public Relations Intern Needed Immediately!


Job Title:                                                              Intern – Public Relations & Fundraising Assistant

Location:                                                              District 10 Pro Bono Project, Inc.

                                                                                708B N. Walnut Street

Bloomington, IN 47404

Salary/Pay:                                                         Unpaid Internship Opportunity

Contact:                                                                Rala L. Williams – rala.dist10probono@gmail.com

Number of Hours per week:                            10 – 20 hours

Monday - Thursday

Deadline to Apply:                                             Until Position is Filled

Start Date:                                                            ASAP

End Date:                                                             December 7, 2012 (or beyond if student is interested)


Position Description:

District 10 Pro Bono Project (D10) is a not-for-profit legal assistance program. The mission of D10 is to provide equal access to justice for low income applicants by placing their cases with local attorneys who are willing to represent them for free. D10 is looking for one intern who will assist in the development and initiation of public relations and fundraising for Fall 2012. Intern duties may include:

● Assist in the development and implementation of marketing and fundraising materials

● Maintain fundraising database(s)

● Assist in cultivating relationships with potential corporate and community donors

● Seeking and writing for appropriate grant funding

● Prepare for and assist with promotional and/or fundraising events



These positions are open to undergraduates or graduate students in any applicable program at Indiana University. Specific abilities needed include:

● Desire to gain public relations/fundraising experience specifically in the non-profit/social service sector

● Organized and self-motivated

● Ability to work within a team as well as independently

● Professional demeanor when interacting with potential donors and/or clients

● Strong time management skills

● Computer proficiency

● Maintain confidentiality of client and donor information

● Be detail oriented


Application Instructions

Please submit a copy of your resume and a minimum of three (3) references via email to rala.dist10probono@gmail.com. If you have questions about the position or the application process, please feel free to email your questions as well.