Development/Special Events Internship

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About The Company:

The National Kidney Foundation, a major voluntary nonprofit health organization, dedicated to preventing kidney and urinary tract diseases, improving the health and well-being of individuals and families affected by these diseases and increasing the availability of all organs for transplantation. The National Kidney Foundation is meeting the growing public health challenge of chronic kidney disease with a range of programs and services for hundreds of thousands of healthcare professionals, millions of patients and tens of millions of Americans at risk.


Position Overview:
Under the direct supervision of the Development Manager, the intern will obtain firsthand experience and training in the following areas:
• Experience National Kidney Foundation various fundraising events and signature programs with hands on experience in all stages of the planning and implementation process, including volunteer coordination.
• Research and community outreach with prospective donors. .
• Articulate NKF mission and strategic initiatives through these efforts.
• Experience NKF social media efforts through Facebook and Twitter.
• Attendance at Committee Meetings and NKF events is recommended as part of the learning experience.

We value all of our interns and go the extra mile to make sure you receive a learning experience that fits your career goals. You will also learn how to work in a professional environment and have the ample opportunity to network with department leaders and other professionals in the non-profit field.


• Pursuing BS/BA or Masters.
• Pursuing a career in related field and/or within nonprofit.
• Keen interest in health related field and learning about healthcare awareness.
• Excellent oral, written, and communication/presentation skills.
• Strong interpersonal skills.
• Proficient in Microsoft Office.

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