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Fall 2020: Ronald McDonald House Charities - Development & Communications Intern

Aug 4, 2020

Posted in: Advertising internships, Internships & scholarships, Journalism internships, Public Relations internships

Internship description: The Ronald McDonald House Charities of Richmond in a non-profit that provides support services to reduce stress for families receiving medical treatment in the Richmond area. RMHC of Richmond is seeking an intern in the Development Office to assist in daily communications and fundraising efforts.

Roles and Responsibilities:
 Assisting with obtaining and organizing digital assets
 Creating marketing materials according to branding guidelines
 Researching community event calendars and posting upcoming events
 Assisting with social media including content creation, research, tracking, analytics, engagement, etc.
 Assisting with stewardship of donors and working within the donor database
 Representing RMHC Richmond at events as needed

In addition, interns will provide support across functional operational areas including: family care, fundraising, volunteer services, business operations, and general household management.

Experience interns will gain: The Development Intern will become well-versed in the mission and daily functions of the Ronald McDonald House Charities in order to be another support to the Development Office. Interns will be assigned daily support tasks in addition to a possible umbrella project, with intended lasting impact.

Qualifications: Preferably, applicants will have interest in non-profit management, fundraising, event planning, marketing, and be comfortable interacting with a wide variety of populations.

Hours per week and Compensation: The position is approximately 15-20 hours a week. Hours are flexible and we are willing to work with students in order to meet criteria for school credit hours. The internship is unpaid.

Application instructions: To apply, please send a resume and cover letter to Diana Villarreal at