Community Outreach Intern

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Description

The Foundation for a Green Future, Inc. is a multicultural 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to providing opportunities to neighborhoods and communities to build an environmentally-friendly world by bringing nature into our urban spaces and our lives.
You can learn more about the Foundation on our webpage at: http://foundationforagreenfuture.org/

Foundation for a Green Future is looking for an intern who will help with going around the Boston community and spreading the word about Boston GreenFest, recruiting volunteers, attending community meetings, and putting up flyers. The role is crucial for gaining interest in our main event, Boston GreenFest, as well as some other events that the Foundation organizes. The internship will be unpaid but may be counted towards class credit.

Boston Greenfest is the region's largest multicultural environmental music festival that will be on August 19th-21st. Our goal is to inform EVERYONE as to the many ways green living can make a positive impact on our world, city, neighborhoods and each of us. Boston GreenFest showcases innovation, green businesses, eco-art, nonprofits, and more. You can learn more about Boston GreenFest on our webpage at: http://www.bostongreenfest.org/

Responsibilities

Going door to door to the local businesses and talking about the upcoming event.
Going to local businesses to pass out flyers, talk to the patrons, and recruit volunteers.
Make phone calls to community members
Provide administrative support for the foundation
Attend community meetings and events
Connecting to social media, farmers markets, churches, etc.

Requirements

Interested in communications, non-profit, community outreach
A love for their community and getting involved
Excellent communication and people skills
Able to walk business to business, or has a means of transportation
Dedicated and passionate about the environment and getting the community involved.


Skills

Required - Communicating, Environmental Awareness

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