Interested in non-profit work, specifically within the field of development?  If so, consider applying for the Washington Trails Association paid part-time internship.

Various Responsibilities Include:

  • Gift processing: record individual and corporate gifts in the ebase donor database and prepare thank you letters to donors (60%)
  • Major giving program: help with year-end fundraising (editing, printing, mailing letters; facilitating personal contact between board members and donors) and planning of annual donor appreciation event (15%)
  • Special appeals: help with editing, printing, mailing, and tracking results for year-end fundraising appeal (5%)
  • Represent WTA at workplace giving campaign events (depending on qualifications and interest) (5%)
  • Help maintain hard copy and electronic records for development department (10%)
  • Other duties as directed (5%)

Application deadline is quickly approaching: August 28, 2009

For more information and apply, check out the posting here:http://www.wta.org/about/job-opportunities/development-assistant-intern