Are you currently pursuing a graphic design, communications or marketing degree?  Would like to gain hands on experience and build your resume?

Blue Ridge Women’s Center needs a volunteer communications intern/assistant to assist the Communications Director in:

  • Graphic design/photo editing using the Adobe Creative Cloud Suite (In-Design, Illustrator, Photoshop, etc.)
  • Digital marketing (PPC, SEO, local, Google Analytics, etc.)
  • Content creation
  • Social media development and profile management

Example tasks:

  • Graphic design – website announcements, postcards, PowerPoint slides, fundraising event materials, social media posts
  • WordPress website updates – blog posts, forms, class date changes, announcement slider
  • Client development – send review requests, printing/folding/stapling client materials
  • Donor development – working with donor data, streamlining contact info in database
  • Social media – crafting posts, interacting on platforms, creating events, promoting posts [Instagram, Facebook, Twitter]
  • Email – adding new donors to database, updating accounts, importing content, scheduling emails

Preferred Skills:

  • Current or prior education/knowledge in at least one of the above areas

Hours are approximately 10-15 hours/week, depending on prospective intern’s availability. This is an on-site volunteer position with flexible hours, Monday-Friday between the hours of 9:30am-4pm. This person will be expected to work directly with the Communications Director to schedule work hours, collaborate projects and complete tasks.

About Blue Ridge Women’s Center

We are a non-profit medical facility providing services to our clients at no cost regardless of age, race, religion, circumstances or financial situation. Our services include free pregnancy testing, ultrasounds, parenting & life skills classes and more. We are a Christ-centered ministry dedicated to serving the women and their families in our community.

Volunteer must be in accordance with Our Commitment to Care and Competence and Our Statement of Faith.

To apply for the internship:

  1. Please complete our volunteer application provided here.

2. Please also contact [email protected] and answer these questions:

  • Name of your school and program of study
  • List criteria from your school that your internship must meet
  • Why do you feel you are a good candidate for this internship with Blue Ridge Women’s Center?