About Our mission is to provide nutritious foods to Delawareans in need and facilitate long-term solutions to the problems of hunger and poverty through community education and advocacy.
Position Description The Food Bank of Delaware is looking for a Special Events Intern to assist the Food Bank’s Development team with the planning of its annual signature event, the Blue Jean Ball.
Job Responsibilities The intern will be responsible for assisting with solicitation of in-kind gifts for the silent auction. Duties include follow-up phone calls, tracking items in the Food Bank’s event database and community solicitation. As the event approaches, the intern will also be responsible for crafting copy for the silent auction description booklet and creating auction display signs. Intern must be able to work on the night of event (Saturday, October 13, 2012).
Timeframe: June 2012-October 2012
Hours: 10-20 hours per week (flexible scheduling – please note, this is an unpaid internship, however, internship can be used to satisfy college course credit requirements and/or service hour requirements)
Strong writing skills
Ability to meet deadlines
Ability to interact with the community in a professional manner
Education: Junior or senior undergraduate-level students
this position is PAID
This position has been filled.Thank you for your interest.