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About the Organization
Friends of the Glen Forest Community Pool is a newly established organization that exists to support the sustainability of the Glen Forest Community Pool, the preservation of the the nature preserve where the pool is located, and ensure that the pool remains a platform for community engagement.
About the Internship
We are seeking an intern to support our fundraising plans and strategy, specifically focusing on grant research and online campaigns.
Specific activities include:
- Conduct online research related to potential grants in which we are eligible to apply for
- Build a grants database with identified information
- Create a plan for grants for which we should apply to over the next 12 months
- Research online fundraising campaigns
- Lead the planning and marketing of an online fundraising campaign
- Support grant writing as time permits.
This internship is an excellent opportunity to apply your passion for environmental preservation and water sports while learning about non-profit fundraising and grant writing.
- Currently matriculated in a degree program
- Excellent research and writing skills
- Knowledge of ecology or conservation in Virginia, or a passion for swimming or water sports.