Chicago Children's Advocacy Center is seeking Donor Relations interns to work in our External Affairs Department performing and gaining experience in donor database management, donor relations, assisting with both small and large events, and developing logistics for cultivation events, while working closely with the Major Gifts Specialist and External Affairs team.
Assist in gift entry using The Raiser’s Edge and donor acknowledgement processing.
Assist with multiple aspects of donor relations and development activities included but not limited to: fundraising events, meetings, tours and other donor-related activities.
Coordinate and solicit in-kind gifts for clients, supply drives, and fundraising events.
Assist in entering key activities for the Moves Management process.
Other projects may include organizing and prepping event and meeting materials, tracking in-kind donations, and coordinating event volunteers.
Assist in donor prospect research using WealthEngine.
Conduct a small business fundraising campaign .
Assist in End of the Year Campaign Appeal.
Other duties may be assigned.
Currently enrolled in an undergraduate program, pursuing a degree in the Nonprofit or related field.
Excellent communication skills and ability to work well in a team and independently.
Excellent time management skills and ability to prioritize multiple tasks.
Previous fundraising experience a plus, but not required.
Interested applicants may submit a resume and cover letter. Please include "Donor Relations Intern" in the subject line. Working for course credit can be arranged.