The Jewish Museum of Maryland (JMM) seeks a motivated and detail-oriented intern who is interested in institutional advancement. This internship provides a chance to work closely with the Development Director and the Development and Marketing Manager on a variety of projects. S/he will gain valuable experience in the field of fundraising.
Projects may include grant and prospect research, working on donor events and other special donor opportunities, cultivating philanthropy, updating records in our Blackbaud – Altru database, and furthering communication with our supporters. This is an opportunity to learn fundraising, donor prospecting strategies and best practices in a rewarding environment.
Skill Set Required
Interested students can be working in the field of museum or non-profit fundraising or other related fields. Previous development experience not required.
Preferred Areas of Study/Major(s)
communications, fundraising, development, nonprofit management, museum studies, library science, community development,
Summer (Jun - Aug)
Hours per week:
20 or more hours
M-F, 10am - 5pm
Yes, 500-1000 stipend
U.S. Citizen/U.S. National, Permanent U.S. Resident, Employment (H1-Visa)
March 15, 2019
Resume, Cover Letter, References
Please send a cover letter, resume, availability, and list of three references (two of which must be professional or academic) to Rachel Kassman, internship coordinator, Jewish Museum of Maryland, 15 Lloyd Street, Baltimore MD 21202 or to firstname.lastname@example.org (email preferred). Please include “Development Intern” in your subject line. Application deadline is March 15, 2019.
Stipend dependent on education level - $500 for undergraduates, $1000 for graduates.