Advocacy & Alumni Affairs Internship

Advocacy & Alumni Affairs Internship

Advocacy & Alumni Affairs Internship

The advocacy and alumni affairs intern assists the External Affairs team in their efforts to organize national grassroots support for Head Start by identifying and engaging Head Start alumni and the general public in various advocacy campaigns and initiatives throughout the year. The intern will gain valuable experience in grassroots advocacy, social media campaigns and organizing alumni at the national level. They will have the opportunity to participate in strategy discussions, artist engagement meetings, and bi-weekly professional development lunches. 

Day to day assignments may include:

  • Assisting with the development of the National Head Start Alumni Network’s programming, advocacy appeals, and membership benefits;
  • Updating Alumni Network records and corresponding with the membership;
  • Crafting unique and creative social media communications for the Alumni Network Facebook page; and
  • Participating in weekly strategy meetings to engage artists, celebrities and others to support Head Start.
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Join the team!

To apply for an internship at the National Head Start Association, please review our open internships below and email a resume and cover letter to jobs@nhsa.org.