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Women’s March Los Angeles
Walk With Sally

Special Events & Marketing/Communications Intern

Employment type
about 1 month ago
Los Angeles

Title: Special Events & Marketing/Communications Intern
Position Description:

Walk With Sally is a non-profit organization whose mission is to provide mentoring support programs and services to children of parents or siblings with cancer. In order to provide these free-of-charge services, we hold two annual large fundraisers, and increase our exposure through smaller more regular special events. The Special Events intern will work directly with the Special Events & Marketing Manager to ensure the effective completion of all Walk With Sally sponsored special events. Throughout the year we are working on our Annual Bowl-A-Thon and White Light White Night major fundraisers as well as smaller mixers and other marketing related events.

Specific Responsibilities/Duties:

  1. Assist in all “donation-development/generating” sub-event activities such as silent auction, live-auction, opportunity drawing, merchandise sales, Stand-Up-For-A-Child, WLWN, mobile phone campaigns, social media donation campaigns and/or other
  2. Assist in accounting for receipts of donations and execute thank you notes to key donors
  3. Assist in tracking and processing event expenses.
  4. Research and solicit in-kind donations.
  5. Assist event leadership as needed.
  6. Assist with all marketing and public relations needs including social media, email campaigns and website updates through WordPress.
  7. Create and Execute Volunteer Thank You Party following the major fundraiser under the supervision of the Special Events Manager.

Interest in the non-profit sector and previous special events experience is a plus. Equal Opportunity - Walk With Sally is an equal opportunity corporation. Walk With Sally
does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin or handicapped status. Walk With Sally takes all necessary steps to comply with existing Federal, State and Local Fair Employment Laws and Guidelines of not-for-profit corporations.

To apply

Applicants can directly email [email protected] their resume as well as their answers to the following questions:

  • Why are you interested in the nonprofit sector?
  • Why do you want to intern for our organization?
  • Tell us a fun fact or something interesting about you or your interests!