Career Blitz: Non-Profit & Common Good

CAREER BLITZ: NON-PROFIT & COMMON GOOD

TOPICS INCLUDE:

1. Olga Gruss Lewin Post-Graduate Fellowship – DEADLINE: 4/4/12
2. Immigration Legal Services Program Assistant (Entry-Level)(Boston) – DEADLINE: 3/9/12
3. “Constituent Today, Staff Tomorrow” (Web Article)
4. The Riley Guide: Non-Profits, Associations, Foundations & Think Tanks (Web-Resource)
5. Bicycle Advocacy Design Internship – Transportation Alternatives (New York)
6. Genetic Alliance Internship Program – Genetic Alliance (Washington, DC) – DEADLINE: 3/25/12

—————————————————————————————————————————————————-
1. Olga Gruss Lewin Post-Graduate Fellowship – DEADLINE: 4/4/12
The Olga Gruss Lewin Post-Graduate Fellowship supports graduates who have proven leadership in the Dartmouth community and who are pursuing significant acts of citizenship and service to others. For information, visit: http://bit.ly/pVXwHK

2. Immigration Legal Services Program Assistant (Entry-Level)(Boston) – DEADLINE: 3/9/12
The Irish International Immigrant Center in Boston, MA is seeking an entry-level Program Assistant that will support the Immigration Legal Service department and liaise with Haitian clients and other community-based organizations. Must be fluent in Haitian Creole and familiar with Haitian culture. http://bit.ly/ygBIXG

3. “Constituent Today, Staff Tomorrow” (Web Article)
Interested in working for a non-profit or in a “Common Good” organization after finishing up at Dartmouth? Learn about what hiring managers have to say about connecting the dots to that first position in a non-profit or common good organization by reading “Constituent Today, Staff Tomorrow” at http://bit.ly/AdEGFK

4. The Riley Guide: Non-Profits, Associations, Foundations & Think Tanks (Web-Resource)
Let’s face it, internship and job searching is tough work. Wouldn’t it be great if someone just make it easy and put resources all in one place? The Riley Guide for Non-Profits, Associations, Foundations & Think Tanks does just that: http://bit.ly/9keb9J

5. Bicycle Advocacy Design Internship – Transportation Alternatives (New York)
Design-related internship experience with New York’s leading transportation advocacy organization. Great way to employ graphic or web-design skills in an environmentally and socially responsible mission-focused opportunity. http://bit.ly/wJ62gk

6. Genetic Alliance Internship Program – Genetic Alliance (Washington, DC) – DEADLINE: 3/25/12
Genetic Alliance is a nonprofit health advocacy organization committed to transforming health through genetics. Genetic Alliance internship program offers opportunities in: Library Science, Health Policy, Translational Research, Public Health Genomics, Social Media, and Non-Profit Management. http://bit.ly/xJj6Nu

 

Dartmouth Celebrates 50 Years of Partnership with the Peace Corps! Tuesday, 11/15

Dartmouth Celebrates 50 Years of Partnership with the Peace Corps! Tuesday, 11/15

SCHEDULE OF THE DAY

(Events are open to all; Dinner requires a response to the Tucker Foundation):

2:00 p.m. Open House for Returned Peace Corps Volunteers and interested others at the Faculty Lounge of the Hopkins Center

4:00 p.m. Panel of Dartmouth Returned Peace Corps Volunteers with Shari Hubert ’92 , Peace Corps Director of Recruitment, presiding; Loew Auditorium, Hopkins Center

5:30 p.m. Presentation of honors by President Jim Yong Kim to Dr. John Rassias and Charley “Doc” Dey ’52, Tucker Foundation Dean Emeritus, followed by a talk by Dey entitled “An Unintended Consequence”; Loew Auditorium

6:00 p.m. Premier of “Dartmouth and the Peace Corps: 50 Years of Partnership” Documentary; Loew Auditorium

6:30 p.m. Celebration dinner and reflection; Collis Common Ground
(RSVP required by Nov. 1)

Dinner RSVP and questions may be directed to the Tucker Foundation

Non-Profit Career Digest: October 21st, 2011

NON-PROFIT CAREER DIGEST: OCTOBER 21st, 2011

1. Funding for Unpaid Winter 2012 Internships – October 26th, 2011
2. Looking for a job, an internship or volunteer option? Check Idealist.org!
3. Campus Campaign Fellowship – Urban Teacher Center
4. Chicago History Museum InternshipS (Chicago) (All-Terms)
5. Paul Revere House Internships (Winter, Spring, Summer)
6. Interested in Non-Profit work? Serve on a Board! (Blog Article)
7. Social Networking for Non-Profit Young Professionals (Website)
8. DoSomething.org, Marketing Intern (New York City)(Paid) – DEADLINE: 10/30/2011

1. Funding for Unpaid Winter 2012 Internships – October 26th, 2011
The funding deadline for unpaid internships is fast approaching! For more information about funding resources, please visit our website: http://bit.ly/qD6svk

2. Idealist.org
www.idealist.org is the leading non-profit and non-governmental organization search engine. In addition to searching for internships, volunteer opportunities, or jobs, students also should search through organizations. Idealist lists nearly 70,000 organizations on their site.

3. Campus Campaign Fellowship – Urban Teacher Center (ON-CAMPUS)(STIPEND)
Urban Teacher Center (UTC) is a fast-growing non-profit that prepares highly effective teachers who significantly accelerate student achievement in the nation’s highest-need schools. UTC is looking for mission-driven sophomores, juniors, seniors or graduate students to serve in the first cohort of Campus Campaign Fellows. Part-time: 5-8 hours/week (flexible). For more information, visit: http://bit.ly/pmyyzF

4. Chicago History Museum Internships (Chicago) (All-Terms)
Working alongside staff members in a tutorial arrangement, interns gain valuable skills and training in museum practice, archival administration, arts administration, and historical scholarship. For more information about available internships, please visit: http://bit.ly/oB0QNQ

5. Paul Revere House Internships (Winter, Spring, Summer)
Internships at the Revere House involve participation in most day-to-day site activities (interacting with the public, speaking to school groups, curatorial duties as needed) along with a research or other project determined by prior agreement between the intern and Revere House internship supervisor. Prospective Revere House interns should have a background in history, American studies, museum studies, decorative arts, preservation studies or other related field and be prepared to spend 10-20 hours per week on their internship work. For more information, please contact Patrick M. Leehey at 617-523-2338 or pat@paulreverehouse.org

6. Interested in Non-Profit work? Serve on a Board!
Interested in obtaining leadership skills, and developing your knowledge set within the non-profit arena? Consider serving or volunteering with a board of overseers. Visit Rosetta Thurman’s blog article for more information: http://bit.ly/czmMiG

7. Social Networking for Non-Profit Young Professionals (Website)
The Young Nonprofit Professionals Network (YNPN) promotes an efficient, viable, and inclusive nonprofit sector that supports the growth, learning, and development of young professionals. Become involved by visiting: http://ynpn.org/

8. DoSomething.org, Marketing Intern (New York City)(Paid) – DEADLINE: 10/30/2011
Interning at Do Something is a great way to learn the ins and outs of the not-for-profit world, work in a fun and young office environment and get great work experience. We give our interns tons of responsibility and are also known to have brownie bake-offs every once in a while. For more information, visit: http://dsorg.us/bPL2s

 

 

 

 


Non-Profit Career Digest: October 6, 2011



NON-PROFIT CAREER DIGEST: OCTOBER 6, 2011

 1. Funding for Unpaid Internships – Deadline for Winter 2012: 10/26/2011
2. Human Rights Campaign Internships
3. Mental Health Internships
4. Joseph Nye, Jr., Development/Donor Outreach Internship
5. ReThink Media Internships for Political/Advocacy Think Tanks & Non-Profit Orgs.
6. American Association of University Women (AAUW) – Multiple Paid Internships
7. Relief International – Multiple Internships
8. Food First – Institute for Food & Development Policy Internships
9. Dartmouth Celebrates 50 Years of Partnership with Peace Corps – 11/15/2011
10. Industry Information: Social Enterprise Associates (articles & resources)
11. Wediko Children’s Services Assistant Teacher or Residential Counselor (full-time)
12. Physicians for Human Rights Internships

1. Funding for Unpaid Winter 2012 Internships – October 26th, 2011
The funding deadline for unpaid internships is fast approaching! For more information about funding resources, please visit our website: http://bit.ly/qD6svk

2. HUMAN RIGHTS CAMPAIGN (WASHINGTON, D.C.) (ALL TERMS)
HRC offers a variety of opportunities, including internships in: Communications & Marketing, Major Gifts, Family Projects, Public Education & Outreach, Religion & Faith, and Website Development. Applications can be submitted on a rolling basis. For more information visit: http://bit.ly/qryA9z

3. MENTAL HEALTH ASSOCIATION OF SAN FRANCISCO (SAN FRANCISCO, CA) (ALL TERMS)
Interns can expect to develop pertinent skills that will grow their expertise and understanding of how to promote mental health. MHA-SF is deeply committed to furthering interest and leadership development in the field of mental health. Internships are unpaid. See website for more information regarding applications process (http://www.mha-sf.org/opportunities/internships.cfm).

4. CENTER FOR A NEW AMERICAN SECURITY (WASHINGTON, D.C.)(WINTER/SPRING) – PAID
Joseph S. Nye, Jr. Development Internship
The Center for a New American Security (CNAS) develops strong, pragmatic and principled national security and defense policies that promote and protect American interests and values. The Joseph S. Nye, Jr. Development Intern works with the Director of Development on donor and prospect outreach, communications and marketing collaterals, tracking and writing proposals and letters, tracking and processing internal fundraising activities. For more information on how to apply, visit: http://bit.ly/cKzAGx

5. RETHINK MEDIA (WASHINGTON, D.C.)(SPRING) – PAID
Media & Communications Internships/Fellowships

ReThink Media works with the foremost think tanks, foundations, advocacy organizations and groups working in the fields of disarmament, nuclear nonproliferation, conflict prevention, international law, human rights and peace. Rethink Media’s paid Internship and Fellowship programs provide experiences in media and communications, public relations, digital and online communications and journalism with hands-on experience in the field of nonprofit political and advocacy communications. For more information, please visit: http://www.idealist.org/view/internship/b4THn7Z8ZNH4

6. AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF UNIVERSITY WOMEN (WASHINGTON D.C.)(ALL TERMS) – PAID
Leadership Programs Intern, Public Policy & Government Intern, Marketing Intern

AAUW advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research. Since 1881, AAUW has been one of the nation’s leading voices promoting education and equity for women and girls. AAUW has a nationwide network of more than 100,000 members and donors, 1,000 branches, and 500 college/university institutional partners. For more information on how to apply, please visit: http://www.aauw.org/about/career/aauwjobs.cfm

7. RELIEF INTERNATIONAL (VARIOUS LOCATIONS)(ALL TERMS)
Relief International is a humanitarian non-profit agency that provides emergency relief, rehabilitation, development assistance, and program services to vulnerable communities worldwide. Relief International is solely dedicated to reducing human suffering and is non-political and non-sectarian in its mission. For more information on available internships, please visit: http://bit.ly/nX9S4U

8. FOOD FIRST – INSTITUTE FOR FOOD & DEVELOPMENT POLICY (OAKLAND, CA)(ALL TERMS)
The purpose of the Institute for Food and Development Policy – Food First – is to eliminate the injustices that cause hunger. Interns work with staff on specific projects for anywhere from 15 to 40 hours per week for a minimum of three months. Interns conduct research and analysis, provide outreach and education, and assist with publications and publicity. For more information on how to apply, visit:  http://bit.ly/pqj4IO

9. DARTMOUTH CELEBRATES 50 YEARS OF PARTNERSHIP WITH PEACE CORPS – 11/15/2011
The Dartmouth community is invited to celebrate 50 years of Dartmouth College in extraordinary partnership with the Peace Corps on Nov. 15, 2011.  The day will feature time for returned Peace Corps volunteers to get acquainted; a panel of returned Peace Corps volunteers; recognition of Professor John Rassias’s work with language teaching and the Peace; a talk by Charley “Doc” Dey, Dean Emeritus of the Tucker Foundation; airing of the new documentary on Dartmouth and the Peace Corps through 50 years; and a culminating reflection and celebratory dinner. Co-sponsored by the Tucker Foundation, the President’s Office, the Provost’s Office, the Alumni Office, Career Services, the Rockefeller Center, the Dickey Center, Off- Campus Programs, the Rassias Center, and the Dartmouth Centers Forum.

10. INTERESTED IN SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY AND SOCIAL ENTERPRISE?
Keeping up-to-date on current information in fields of interest is an essential part of becoming a desirable candidate for an internship or full-time job. Explore articles and resources in Social Enterprise by visiting: http://socialenterprise.net/publications.html

11. WEDIKO CHILDREN’S SERVICES (WINDSOR, NH)(ENTRY-LEVEL)
Assistant Teacher or Residential Counselor

Wediko Children’s Services is a non-profit organization created to help children at risk. The Wediko School was founded in 1989, and is based on Wediko’s therapeutic Summer Program. Wediko’s spectrum of psychological and educational approaches encourages self-knowledge, self control and the development of self esteem. The school offers residential, day, and independent living programs for boys between the ages of 6 and 21. Login to DartBoard and select “Job Search” for instructions on how to apply.

12. PHYSICIANS FOR HUMAN RIGHTS INTERNSHIPS (CAMBRIDGE, MA)(SPRING)
Asylum Network Internship; Human Rights Research Internship

Physicians for Human Rights (PHR) is an independent organization that uses the integrity of medicine and science to stop mass atrocities and severe human rights violations against individuals. For more information regarding Spring 2012 internships, please visit: http://bit.ly/pcGb97