Development Internship Announcement

Fall 2014

CURB is seeking an Intern who can assist the organization in some of the following areas: generating broad community support for reducing the number of people in prison in California; cultivating relationships with potential & current donors; coordinating the logistics of various fundraising activities (direct mailings, thank you cards, events etc.), supporting grant writing and media campaigns; maintaining organizational website & social media; assisting with administrative tasks; helping with grassroots organizing and outreach efforts; recruiting future interns and other duties as necessary.

The internship provides the opportunity to gain experience in grassroots fundraising, research, outreach, grant writing, grassroots organizing, media campaigns, coalition and movement building. Working directly with the Statewide Coordinator & Field Organizer the intern will have the opportunity to develop leadership, organizing & development skills while working alongside an amazing group of anti-prison activists.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong written and verbal communications skills
  • Solid computer, social media and editing skills
  • Prior fundraising or community organizing experience
  • Commitment to racial and social justice or a background in prison issues
  • Interest in building grassroots fundraising skills and working in a small organization with limited resources
  • Available to attend weekly meetings on Thursdays from 2pm-3pm

Click here for the full announcement and to apply!