The Arizona Coalition to End Sexual and Domestic Violence is seeking an event planning/nonprofit intern. The internship is part time 15-20 hours per week (or increased around specific events). Details for duties and tasks are listed below. This is a great opportunity for any student interested in gaining experience in nonprofit event planning and fundraising, as well as gaining an overall perspective for working in the non-profit sector. Hours are flexible with scheduling. The internship will run from July through October and will require onsite help at the gala on Saturday, October 9th, 2021 at The Hyatt Regency Scottsdale at Gainey Ranch for ACESDV.
Arizona Coalition to End Sexual and Domestic Violence
The mission of the Arizona Coalition to End Sexual and Domestic Violence is end sexual and domestic violence in Arizona by dismantling oppression and promoting equity among all people. ACESDV is based in Arizona and has significant, statewide presence. We are a non-governmental, non-profit membership organization that works with more than 170 formal members and allies to carry out our mission and objectives.
The ACESDV provides:
– Public awareness about sexual and domestic violence
– Education and training about sexual and domestic violence
– Expert consultation and support to advocates and programs
– Sexual and Domestic Violence Services Helpline and information for victims, family, and concerned individuals
– Policy advocacy at the Capitol and to various committees and more
The internship will will be 15-20 hours per week (increased hours nearing the Gala) working with the Communication and Events Specialist (CES) of ACESDV primarily on their large fundraising event, the Thrive Gala and Awards dinner held October 9th, 2021 which includes a 400+ guest list, awards ceremony, seated dinner, live entertainment and various raffles and silent auction items. An ideal candidate must have great organization skills and interpersonal people skills. ACESDV is located in downtown Phoenix, but this internship will be mostly remote to start. Mileage reimbursement for travel is available.
Internship tasks include:
•Preparation for the annual Thrive Gala and Awards Dinner
•Lead the raffle and silent auction collection process including solicitation of donations, collection, follow up, etc.
•Planning of gala and other fundraising activities
•In-person assistance to the CES at Thrive Gala and Awards Dinner Saturday, October 9, 2021
•All other tasks assigned by the CES
To apply, please send an updated resume and cover letter no later than July 31th , 2021 to: Joshua Burleson, Communication and Events Specialist email@example.com