Corporate encompasses the core operational support for all Land O’Lakes businesses. It includes Business Development Services, Corporate Market Strategy and Communications, Finance, Law, Human Resources, Information Technology and Public Affairs.
Land O'Lakes designates 2% of its pre-tax earnings to charitable giving
and works with our members and employees to identify needs in their
communities. The Land O'Lakes Foundation started in 1997 and has always
been a leader in the many communities where we have members, employees,
plants and facilities. The foundation proactively helps rural
communities by donating resources that develop and strengthen
organizations dedicated to hunger relief, education and the community.
The Community Relations and Foundation teams are responsible for all
philanthropic contributions, sponsorships and volunteer activities. Last
year, Land O’Lakes donated almost $3.4 million in cash and about $1.1
million—or more than 832,000 lbs.,—in product.
As a member of the team, the Community Relations Intern will:
Assist with enhancing Land O'Lakes corporate reputation through
sponsorships in the Twin Cities community and also in the communities
where our employees, facilities and members live and work.
Write stories for the employee intranet site.
Create PowerPoint presentations to utilize during employee and community events.
Assist with all aspects of the First Run program:
Identify food banks across the United States to receive the donations,
draft invitations for employees, members of congress, etc. to attend the
donation, draft media advisories and press releases
Work with Land O'Lakes facilities on their volunteerism programs, community events and food drives.
Work with certain aspects of coordination of our partnership with the Red Cross.
Help employees coordinate their team volunteer events.
Assist with programs and other community relations projects as needed.
Public Relations, Communications, Experience as a volunteer, preferably in a leadership role
Committment to community service, ability to work independently, ability
to communicate effectively through a variety of channels
Land O’Lakes, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative
Action Employer. Land O’Lakes, Inc. enforces a policy of maintaining a
drug-free workforce, including pre-employment substance abuse testing.
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