Are you passionate about mental health? Are you looking for a way to use your skills in
organization? Are you a student leader who enjoys motivating others to join your cause?
Apply to join our team for a semester as Active Minds’ development intern!
As part of the development team, you’ll learn about the vitally important work of supporting a
nonprofit’s mission by inspiring supporters — truly the inner workings of a nonprofit organization
that few people have the opportunity to see. Development interns get an up-close look at how
Active Minds financially supports a network of 800 campuses, workplaces and communities with
Active Minds programs, all across the country.
You’ll strengthen your communication skills as you help develop messages that motivate people
to support Active Minds. You’ll strengthen your people skills by supporting fundraisers and
advocates passionate about our work. You’ll navigate cross-departmental lines developing
projects in partnership with the programs and communications teams. And you will have a direct
impact on the success of nationwide fundraising initiatives that support the entire organization!
The development intern is an important member of the team who supports all types of projects –
big and small – to continue to move our mission forward.
- Strong writing and communications skills
- Attention to detail
- Marketing, business, and/or customer service skills
- Experience with college fundraising a plus (i.e. Fundraising/Philanthropy Chairs of student organizations)