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(JDRF) Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation
432 Park Avenue South, 15th Floor
New York, NY
DescriptionThe New York City Chapter of JDRF seeks a Special Events Intern to assist with the planning and execution of our 2013 Distinguished Events, including a tasting event, golf classic, and our annual gala program. All events directly support the fundraising efforts of the Chapter.
The Special Events Intern will work closely with the Special Events Department to prepare for upcoming events. Responsibilities will include maintaining databases, assisting with phone calls, researching potential event sponsors, auction items, and vendors, logistical planning, day to day administrative tasks and other various projects as needed. The Special Events Intern will also be expected to learn about and maintain a working knowledge of JDRF and its mission to cure, treat, and prevent Type 1 Diabetes.
• Attendance at JDRF events
• Strong Communication Skills
• Interest in Non-Profit Events and Fundraising
• Minimum Weekly Commitment: 20 hours