Sustainable Food Center: Development and Communications Internship

We’re looking for a dynamic and motivated local food lover who is eager to gain experience in nonprofit fundraising, marketing, and communications.


  • Assist the Development/Communications Team with daily tasks and projects
    Research prospective donors (including individuals, foundation grants, corporate sponsors, for example)
  • Manage data entry and analysis related to SFC’s fundraising goals and strategies.
  • Assist in producing marketing collateral materials such as postcards, invitations, flyers, etc.
  • Help plan and coordinate special events.
  • Merchandise management
  • Participate in development and communications meetings.
  • Attend and participate in staff meetings and training as time is available.


  • Degree or coursework in public relations, marketing, communications, business administration, non-profit management, or related fields preferred.
  • Excellent writing and communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills, attention to detail, and high energy level.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and meet deadlines.
  • High proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word, Powerpoint, & other Cloud-based office tools (Google Suite, e.g.)
  • Experience using Adobe Photoshop & InDesign highly desired.
  • Competency creating content for social media – Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, etc.
  • Ability and comfort in representing Sustainable Food Center publicly.

If interested, please send a cover letter and resume to No phone calls please.


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