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Friday, December 16, 2011

Minnesota AIDS Project - Special Events Intern

The Minnesota AIDS Project (MAP) has an exciting Spring Semester internship opportunity that will help you build your resume and skills while giving back to the community at the same time. Learn a spectrum of event planning skills, from event conception and planning to oversight and evaluation.
MAP’s mission is to lead Minnesota’s fight to stop HIV through prevention, advocacy, awareness, and services.
Primary Duties & Responsibilities
Special Events Intern duties may include:
  • Event planning and logistics support for the Minnesota AIDS Walk
  • Developing sponsorship leads and relationships
  • Walk Team building and stewardshipCommunicating enthusiastically with event participants and volunteers
  • Brainstorming innovative ways to increase profitability of events by raising revenues or reducing expenses 
Desired Qualifications:
The events intern’s primary responsibilities include logistics support for the 2012 MN AIDS Walk. In addition, other AIDS Walk related tasks may be done. It is required that a candidate have strong organizational and writing skills.

This internship will last from January through June. We will develop a schedule around your classes but require a 12-15 hour commitment per week.  Knowledge of HIV and a commitment to MAP’s mission are preferred but not required.
Salary & Benefits
This is a volunteer position.
How to Apply
To apply, please submit your resume to:
No phone or email inquiries, please.
Additional information about MAP can be found at
Posting Date
December 2, 2011
Application Deadline
Open until filled.
Additional Information
The Minnesota AIDS Project is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We encourage applications from all interested persons, including women, people of color, persons with disabilities and GLBT persons.