The Bridge to Hope, a non-profit advocacy organization, is seeking a 10-20+ hr/wk Program Intern. Please visit the other pages on our website for more information about our organization.
This position provides a student with an opportunity to gain hands-on experience in nonprofit operations, shelter and crisis intervention with potential opportunities for special projects depending on the applicant’s skills.
Interns will work part-to full-time in various aspects of a crisis center and shelter. S/he will assist outreach and shelter clients reach personal goals, office required tasks, outreach and public awareness opportunities, fundraising, and other duties as assigned. The Bridge to Hope strives to facilitate an internship experience that will bring a mutually satisfying experience to both the intern and the organization. After the initial training period, we can work together on specific goals or educational pursuits for the intern.
A good candidate has/is:
Major/minor in related human services field, including but not limited to: Human Development and Family Studies, Psychology, Sociology, Criminal Justice, Counseling, Vocational Rehabilitation, Social Work and also Education and Marketing.
Good communication skills
An independent worker
Ability to work with men, women and children of various backgrounds and status’
Competent with Microsoft Word, Publisher, Excel, and the internet in general
Good public speaking skills
Fall internship: September – December
Applications are due by June 30th
Spring Internship: January (3rd week) – May (2nd week)
Applications are due by October 31st
Summer Internship: May (3rd week) – August
Applications are due by February 28th
We are currently looking for
Summer Interns for 2023!
Please email your application to firstname.lastname@example.org with the semester applying for in the subject line.
The Bridge to Hope Internship and Volunteer Application
**Due to the sensitive nature of the work we do, all volunteers and interns must consent to have a full background check performed before beginning their work with us.
The Bridge to Hope relies on our volunteers and interns for helping us around our building and with our clients.
Our shelter and services can give people background information and experience working with victims of abuse and going through difficult situations. If you are interested in volunteering with us or doing your internship with us, click on which tab interests you and learn more about how you can help us out!
If you are interested in volunteering, please fill out the application above and send them to email@example.com