Monday, November 17, 2014

Intern with the Institute on Philanthropy and Voluntary Service this summer!

How will you make a difference this summer?

The Institute on Philanthropy and Voluntary Service offers you a chance to make an impact this summer. Spend either 4 or 8 weeks taking action while getting a hands-on learning experience in the nation’s capital. Your internship will put you on the front-lines working to solve local and national issues.

This academic internship program equips students with the practical and ethical tools needed to strengthen their leadership and professional skills.


·         Internship- Competitive placements with local and national nonprofit organizations
·         Classes- Up to 9 credits, accredited by George Mason University
·         Housing- Furnished on-campus housing
·         Leadership & Professional Development- Mentoring and career building activities including seminars, site briefings, and guest lectures
·         Community Involvement- Hands-on service projects, fundraising activities and briefings at local nonprofit facilities

For more information, visit
Questions? Contact Jesse Schaefer, at or (202) 986-0384.


Tuesday, November 11, 2014

'Keep New Hanover County Beautiful' seeks student member for Board of Directors

The Board of Directors of Keep New Hanover County Beautiful seeks a new student member. This organizations is a 30+ yr old non-profit run by volunteers- focusing on increasing recycling and community beautification. They are also an affiliate of Keep America Beautiful.
The new, student member will:

  • Gain hands-on experience with two events this spring, as well as participate fully as a Board member 
  • Begin the position as soon as possible, through the end of spring semester 2015 and possibly longer 
  • Attend board meetings every other month for about an hour and a half, usually on a Tuesday afternoon 
  • Gain Board of Director experience, PR experience, event planning experience, & volunteer management/organization experience
  Contact for more information and/or to apply