Development Department Internships

Development Internship

Applications are closed as of 1/12/2015

RAINN is seeking a qualified intern to work within and contribute to our Development team. The position will be part-time or full-time and is unpaid. Academic credit can be arranged. The internship spans a range of responsibilities in the Development department including managing and cultivating relationships with donors, maintaining records, contributing to research projects, and coordinating with volunteers.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist in donor stewardship
  • Communicate with current and prospective donors
  • Help maintain and update databases
  • Assist Development staff in drafting fundraising emails
  • Assist Development staff in event planning and coordination
  • Research projects and initiatives for the Development team
  • Perform general administrative duties to assist RAINN Development staff

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Strong communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Strong research skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Experience working with databases a plus
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, etc.)
  • Discretion when dealing with sensitive issues and information
  • An understanding of RAINN's programs and interest in its mission

Application Instructions

Please submit your resume and cover letter to Bianca Singh at, subject line: Intern Resume. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.

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