Internships

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Red Cross interns make a real difference.

A college internship at the American Red Cross offers students an opportunity to have hands-on, practical experience in a workplace setting. An internship here will be demanding, exciting and extremely rewarding.

Department: Varies

Location: Greater Rochester Chapter

Employment Category: Internships (unpaid)

Responsibilities:

Semester long internships (part time, unpaid) available in Youth Services, Emergency Services, Development and Communications. Most internships are approximately 120 hours per semester (8-10 hours per week) and most students do receive college credit (dependent on individual college programs and requirements).

Possible job duties include: Assisting with press releases and outreach messaging; Red Cross Youth Club liaison; grant research/fundraising; disaster education/community outreach; shelter planning and much more. Exact duties dependent on student’s area of interest/study and abilities, and Red Cross Chapter needs (specific needs change with the community’s needs).

Qualifications:

Students committed to serving their community.

Strong social, communication and organizational skills.

Proficient computer and social media skills. Acceptable GPA and recommendation from faculty may be required.

*Any college-specific requirements for credit are the responsibility of student. Standard Red Cross background check is required.

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