Virginia Interfaith Center Vacancy: Northern Virginia Community Organizing Intern
The Virginia Interfaith Center for Public Policy (Center) seeks someone with an organizing background and a true passion for social justice to serve in a part time capacity as a Community Organizer Intern in Northern Virginia this summer. This intern will assist the Center’s local chapter with list clean up, outreach and logistical support for a summer event. The Intern will be based at St. Charles Borromeo Church in Arlington, and report to staff in Richmond.
The Community Organizing Intern will support the VICPP Northern VA Chapter activities, to include:
· Coordinating logistics and conducting outreach for documentary screening
· Conducting outreach within Northern Virginia’s diverse faith community
· Update and maintain contact information for Center advocates in an online database
· Effectively work in collaboration with the Center’s Northern Virginia Chapter and local Center members
Preference will be given to those with a passion for social justice issues and relevant experience, including community organizing or event planning. Successful candidates will also have strong verbal and written communications skills and be comfortable working with and organizing in faith communities.
The Virginia Interfaith Center is an equal opportunity employer, women and minorities are encouraged to apply. The Intern will be based in Northern Virginia and will commit to 15-20 hours a week starting in June. The Virginia Interfaith Center is based in Richmond, and the organizer will report to and coordinate activities with staff there.
Interested candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications will be considered until the position is filled.