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Richi Childhood Cancer Foundation
DescriptionThe Richi Childhood Cancer Foundation (www.richifoundation.org) is a non-profit organization based in MA that raises funds for childhood cancer to support find cures and make them smile.
We help alleviate the strain that a life threatening illness puts upon children with cancer and their family members through providing a relaxing, carefree, and enjoyable environment and we support research investigations focused on finding cures for childhood cancer and to give survivors long and healthy lives.
We are seeking a part-time intern based in the Boston area to assist locally with media and communications. Familiarity with Spanish language is helpful but optional. Flexible schedule.
Interested applicants please send your cover letter and resume to Sergio Sotelo (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Responsibilities-Assist in drafting and editing our monthly newsletter, website content and other written materials.
-Contact media houses and cultivate relationships with key reporters and journalists in the Boston area.
-Online outreach and promotion using Facebook and Twitter.
-Be able to commit to a number of hours a week.
-Stay current on the childhood cancer issue.
Requirements-Strong writing, editing and speaking skills (for phone outreach).
-Knowledge of the news cycle, and traditional and online media outlets.
-Ability to follow directions and work independently.
-PR / Journalism or Marketing studies.