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POSITION TITLE:               Community Impact Intern
REPORTS TO:                      Marketing/Development Manager
POSITION TYPE:                Intern - Unpaid
DURATION:                        June 2017-August 2017 

 

Organization Background:

United Way of Northern Shenandoah Valley’s mission is to increase the organized capacity of people to care for one another in Clarke County, Frederick County, Shenandoah County and the City of Winchester.  United Way NSV works across these Counties to leverage resources, businesses, experts, and other service providers to advance the common good.  We prepare young people to work, help families become economically self-sufficient, and help individuals choose healthy lifestyles. 

 

POSITION SUMMARY:

Assist in the support and analysis of our Community Impact partners to accomplish the following goals:

  • Compile quarterly partner reports into outcome focused summaries. 
  • Plan and schedule appropriate meetings to maximize impact of partner activities. 
  • Research and make recommendations for potential grant funding.
  • Increase awareness, trust, and support of United Way.

Interns will be expected to complete 8-10 hours weekly.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Aid in the research and preparation of summaries of outcomes from Community Impact partner quarterly reports.
  • In collaboration with United Way staff, plan meetings to increase access Community Impact partners have to needed collaborators and examine possible professional development opportunities for Community Impact partners.
  • Help with analysis of Impact Grant reports.
  • With the United Way team assist in related events and social media activities.
  • Contribute to planned press releases and media advisories regarding Community Impact partners.
  • Assist in providing and scheduling of content for United Way of Northern Shenandoah Valley’s blog.
  • Communicate with Community Impact partners to gather feedback and keep them up to date on United Way activities.

 

Submit Resume or Contact:
United Way of Northern Shenandoah Valley
Attention: E. Stine-Dolinar
329 N. Cameron St., Suite 201
Winchester, VA 22604
540-536-1610
estinedolinar@unitedwaynsv.org

 

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POSITION TITLE:                Campaign & Communications Intern
REPORTS TO:                      Development Manager
POSITION TYPE:                 Intern
DURATION:                         June 2017- August 2017

 

Organization Background: United Way of Northern Shenandoah Valley’s mission is to increase the organized capacity of people to care for one another in Clarke County, Frederick County, Shenandoah County and the City of Winchester.  United Way NSV works across these Counties to leverage resources, businesses, experts, and other service providers to advance the common good.  We prepare young people to work, help families become economically self-sufficient, and help individuals choose healthy lifestyles. 

 

POSITION SUMMARY:  United Way of Northern Shenandoah Valley seeks a Campaign Intern to utilize their skills and implement a plan to achieve the following goals:

  • Communicate our mission to current supporters and prospective stakeholders. 
  • Engage the public in United Way mission aligned events and activities. 
  • Increase awareness, trust, and support of United Way.
  • Assist in campaign organization, strategy, goal setting, cultivation and reporting including creating a list of prospective businesses.
  • Assist local employers in the planning, implementation, conducting and closing successful United Way workforce campaigns.
  • Serve as United Way representative and ambassador, conveying the needs of the community to encourage individual contributions, advocacy, community and volunteer involvement.   

Interns will be expected to complete 8-10 hours weekly.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Order and deliver campaign materials. 
  • With the United Way team, create a list of workplace campaign prospects
  • Consolidate and maintain current, detailed records of all campaign activities and donor accounts in the customer relationship software system. (Experience with Microsoft Excel and data entry is encouraged)
  • Organize and participate in workplace campaign kickoffs by preparing and delivering materials and scheduling agency speakers for these kickoffs
  • Assist in communications efforts, including speaking events, issue-organizing campaigns, press and public relations efforts, and social media activities.
  • Research methods to promote the United Way brand in the community, especially to young donors.
  • With United Way team, manages and monitors email and mailing communication for campaigns and donors.
  • Research fundraising and special event ideas in detail and propose detailed ideas to United Way team.
  • Send timely thank-you messages to donors and campaigns. Create a method to track and report all thank-you communications with campaign donors and participate in Thank-a-thon.
  • Other Duties as assigned

 

Submit Resume or Contact:
United Way of Northern Shenandoah Valley
Attention: K. Farinholt
329 N. Cameron St., Suite 201
Winchester, VA 22604
540-536-1610
kfarinholt@unitedwaynsv.org

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POSITION TITLE:               Campaign & Communications Intern
REPORTS TO:                      Development Manager
POSITION TYPE:                Intern - Unpaid
DURATION:                         September 2017-Decemeber 2017

 

Organization Background: United Way of Northern Shenandoah Valley’s mission is to increase the organized capacity of people to care for one another in Clarke County, Frederick County, Shenandoah County and the City of Winchester.  United Way NSV works across these Counties to leverage resources, businesses, experts, and other service providers to advance the common good.  We prepare young people to work, help families become economically self-sufficient, and help individuals choose healthy lifestyles. 

POSITION SUMMARY:  United Way of Northern Shenandoah Valley seeks a Campaign Intern to utilize their skills and implement a plan to achieve the following goals:

  • Communicate our mission to current supporters and prospective stakeholders. 
  • Engage the public in United Way mission aligned events and activities. 
  • Increase awareness, trust, and support of United Way.
  • Assist in campaign organization, strategy, goal setting, cultivation and reporting including creating a list of prospective businesses.
  • Assist local employers in the planning, implementation, conducting and closing successful United Way workforce campaigns.
  • Serve as United Way representative and ambassador, conveying the needs of the community to encourage individual contributions, advocacy, community and volunteer involvement.   

Interns will be expected to complete 15-20 hours weekly.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Order and deliver campaign materials. 
  • Collect and report campaign contributions.
  • Track and report campaign progress and results. Maintain current, detailed records of all campaign activities in the customer relationship software system. (Experience with Microsoft Excel and data entry is encouraged)
  • With the United Way team, prepare and deliver committee trainings, facilitate employee presentations and educate donors about the value of investing in our community through the UWNSV.
  • Organize and participate in workplace campaign kickoffs by preparing and delivering materials and scheduling agency speakers for these kickoffs.
  • With the United Way team assist in communications efforts, including speaking events, issue-organizing campaigns, press and public relations efforts, and social media activities.
  • Research methods to promote the United Way brand in the community.  With United Way team, manages and monitors email and mailing communication for campaigns and donors.
  • Send timely thank-you messages to donors and campaigns. Create a method to track and report all thank-you communications with campaign donors.

 

Submit Resume or Contact:
United Way of Northern Shenandoah Valley
Attention K. Farinholt
329 N. Cameron St., Suite 201
Winchester, VA 22604
540-536-1610
kfarinholt@unitedwaynsv.org

 

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