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YMCA Paid Philanthropy Internship

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YMCA is currently looking to hire highly motivated and passionate individuals for the vacant post of philanthropy intern. This is a seasonal, $6.00 hourly position that requires eligible candidates to be able to work 40 hours per week.

The candidates who will be hired for this post will provide help for different areas like planning and working events, implementing recognition and stewardship efforts, data entry, donor visits, Tuesday morning gatherings, and staff for kid‡s responsibilities.

This program will provide you the chance to assist some of the most creative, innovative professionals of this industry. Doing this internship will be helpful for you as you can boost your professional career by gaining meaningful experience and making some beneficial connections.

YMCA is a non-profit youth organization founded on 6 June 1844 in London, the United Kingdom by George Williams. With more than 919,671 volunteers, this organization is working in 120 countries. Its headquarters is based in Geneva, Switzerland. It aims to put Christian principles into practice by developing a healthy body, mind, and spirit.

Internship Location:

This program will be based in Granby, CO.

Internship Duration:


Internship Benefits:

Interns will enjoy the following benefits:

  • A competitive salary of $6.00 hourly.
  • Shared room in the company‡s staff dormitory with free wifi and no bills.
  • 3 buffet-style meals per day, 7 days per week.
  • Access to the YMCA of the Rockies facilities, which include: an indoor pool, basketball gymnasium, fitness classes, hiking/biking/skiing trails, climbing wall, library, and craft shop.
  • Free Grand Passes for skiing, rock climbing, mountain biking, and golf (dependent on season and resort – limited number available, first come first served basis).
  • Free gear rentals for sports and outdoor activities.
  • Employee programming, including free or discounted staff trips, provided by the human resources office.
  • Discounted nights at YMCA of the Rockies lodge.

Eligibility Requirements:

The ideal candidate will have the following credentials:

  • Uphold and reflect the YMCA core values of caring, honesty, respect, responsibility, and faith in all functions.
  • Uphold the YMCA of the Rockies mission, policies, and programs.
  • Possess excellent customer service skills; for example, friendly, personable, helpful, patient, and professional.
  • Support the Association safety program. Promote safe work practices and a safe environment for guests, members, and staff.
  • Promote a cooperative, positive, and flexible atmosphere while working with others in a diverse environment.
  • Meet acceptable criminal background check standards.

Eligible Country:

United States

How to Apply:

Online applications will be accepted.

Application Deadline:

The applications will remain open until the post is vacant.

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