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Fundraising and Event Intern

The Dougy Center

The Dougy Center

Posted: 2/8/2017
Location: Portland Metro
Closing Date: open until filled
Industry: Event Planning, Fundraising, Nonprofit
Type: Part Time

The Dougy Center seeks a dynamic, self-starter to assist with our development efforts. This internship is an excellent opportunity to gain practical experience in various aspects of fundraising and event logistics.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
• Assist in planning and implementation of events (annual Auction, community fundraisers)
• Data entry into Abila and Greater Giving Database. Data is gathered through research and direct communication via email, phone, and meetings
• Helping with processing and supporting annual Raffle sales program
• Taking notes at Auction committee meetings (monthly), meeting follow-up
• Will ideally attend weekly Development meetings
• Potential opportunities to represent The Dougy Center through working with sponsors, donors and helping out with third party events
• Other tasks as assigned by development department

• Strong reading and writing skills
• Computer literate (including knowledge of Microsoft Office and Social Media)
• Able to communicate in a professional manner with donors and other partners
• Interested in obtaining valuable experience by learning fundraising in a nonprofit environment
• Strong time management skills
• Must be able to lift 20 pounds

Application Guidelines/Contact:
Misc: Unpaid position. May be applicable for college credit. Must consent to a background check. May include occasional weekends and evenings

Timeline: Internship commitment through May 2017. Hours flexible and dependent on schedule.

How to Apply: Please contact Special Event Coordinator Rebecca Sturges at or 503-542-4827.


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