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Beautify Earth Intern Program
Beautify Earth offers current college students, recent college graduates and early-career professionals the opportunity to work closely with our artists and staff.
Beautify Earth interns are a vital part of our community and integral to our organization’s success. Our interns are smart, creative, energetic, passionate, curious, good listeners, disciplined, and reliable! Does this sound like you? Read on.
Our organization puts an end to blighted walls and fixtures by empowering artists, encouraging social responsibility, and instilling community pride in impoverished or neglected communities, streets, walls and fixtures. We also provide education programs designed to inspire and provide a framework for undiscovered talent to flourish. The art projects increase existing business revenue, attract new businesses, and improve the likelihood of community investment.
Our interns have a hands-on opportunity to gain insight into fundraising, community engagement, and project management.
In addition, we facilitate opportunities to develop professional relationships and we are devoted to fostering your growth as a leader, thinker, and beautifier!
Types of Internships
Development & Community Engagement Intern
- Assist with Beautify Earth’s membership program
- Research and community outreach
- Brainstorm and help execute social media strategy and content
- Assist with database management
- Assist with event coordination
- Assist with volunteer coordination
- Knowledge of Google Docs, Excel, Photoshop, InDesign would be helpful but not required.
- General administrative support
Start: June 2017
Hours: 10-20 flexible hours; mostly weekdays with ONE dedicated office day, some weekend availability may be required.
Duration: 3 months
Location: Santa Monica, California
Frequently Asked Questions
What kind of internships does Beautify Earth offer?
Currently, we offer ONE Development & Community Engagement internship
What do I need to do to apply?
Please submit a completed application by clicking here. In addition, TWO letters of recommendation are required for all candidates.
What kinds of recommendations do you require?
Recommendations from a professor, employer, and/or colleague that can speak to your character, work ethic, and/or interest in non-profit and project management. All applicants must send TWO letters of recommendations. They can be sent to info (at) beautifyearth.org with the applicants name in the subject line.
What is the best time to submit my application?
Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Start and end dates are flexible. A minimum of three months is required.
Do I need previous experience?
We are looking for candidates who have demonstrated a strong interest in non-profit and/or project management. Beautify Earth interns are smart, creative, energetic, passionate, curious, good listeners, disciplined, and reliable!
How many hours will I have to commit to a week?
We offer part-time internships that require a minimum of 10 hours per week.
What are the hours?
One day will be devoted to office time (typically between the hours of 10-5, Mon through Fri). You may be asked to do some work on your own time at home. In addition, we may need your assistance at events and on-site at projects.
Where is your office located?
We are located in Santa Monica, CA.
Is a stipend or housing available?
There is no stipend or housing available at this time.
Can I earn college credit?
We’re happy to fill out any paperwork necessary to get you the credit you deserve.
I have a question that’s not mentioned here, who can I contact?
Contact our Community Manager Joe Basile at joe (at) beautifyearth.org
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