Grassroots Intern/DC Environmental Network
Company/Organization: Friends of the Earth
The DC Environmental Network, spearheaded by the national environmental group Friends of the Earth, seeks a volunteer grassroots intern to assist with the activities and campaigs of DCEN. The intern will work with DCENs Grassroots Coordinator and Director to carry out local campaigns and events contributing to the growth of DCEN and leading to improvements in the quality of life for all District of Columbia residents.
Good communication and interpersonal skills. Comfort with working with diverse groups of people. Ability to write clearly and succinctly. Comfort with doing outreach which may reuire public speaking. Ability to work independent. Good computer skills a bonus. Knowledge of DC neighborhoods and city politics, and a basic knowledge about particularly urban environmental and environmental justice issues a major plus.
At least 20 hours per week
Throughout the year
Friends of the Earth is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages people of color and women to apply.More Internships in Dist. Of Columbia:
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1717 Massachusetts Ave NW Suite 600
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 202-222-0726 Fax: 202-783-0444
Website: Friends of the Earth
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