Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Internship with the Heart of America Foundation (HOA)

The Heart of America Foundation (HOA) based in Landover, MD is seeking spring and summer interns to work in our office and warehouse on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 am – 4:30 pm. HOA creates vibrant learning environments in schools and community centers serving youth in areas of need across the country. We have distributed more than 4 million books in 45 states and transformed more than 357 libraries, tech labs and other educational spaces. We've provided vital technology including desktop and laptop computers, e-readers, tablets, interactive whiteboards, and e-books. The result? We've helped launch a generation of children to bright futures.

Main tasks will include:
  • Prepare weekly media updates for staff
  • Support project managers with research and project preparation
  • Prepare books and other resources for distribution
  • Serve as team leader for volunteers on site as needed
  • Collect and analyze volunteer data from projects
Join our team and learn skills in a hands-on office environment. We are looking for interns to support our Books From The Heart, READesign and communications teams. Duties include working alongside office team as well as remote project managers. Possible opportunity to travel to local and national project sites as a team leader. If you are high energy, have a positive attitude, a desire to learn and grow with a dynamic nonprofit and to serve children in need we have an internship for you!

**THIS IS AN UNPAID INTERNSHIP - STIPEND WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR TRANSPORTATION TO AND FROM LANDOVER LOCATION**

For additional information or to apply, please send your cover letter and resume to Colleen@heartofamerica.org.