Event Planning Internships
Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) of Columbia, SC offers college credit internship positions each semester to assist with non-profit event and fundraising endeavors, as well as other duties as assigned. Interns must be reliable and comfortable working in a variety of settings. Knowledge of Microsoft Office is required and some experience in fundraising or event planning is preferred. Interns will assist with writing press releases, soliciting donations, interacting with event sponsors and donors and cultivating new relationships with supporters while learning the importance of implementing, planning and executing events.
The RMHC of Columbia, SC event planning internship program is a partnership between RMHC of Columbia, SC and an accredited institution of higher learning. Students must have completed two college semesters and be willing to commit to interning a minimum of 15 hours per week during the summer semesters or 10 hours per week during the fall and spring semesters.
Placement of the event planning interns will be at the discretion of the RMHC Executive Director and the Development Director and will depend upon mentor availability and student qualifications. To apply, please send resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ronald McDonald House Internships
The Ronald McDonald House of Columbia offers internship positions each semester to assist with daily operations of the Ronald McDonald House, as well as other duties as assigned. Interns must be reliable and comfortable working in a variety of settings and with various groups of people. Knowledge of Microsoft Office and basic computer skills are required, as well as the ability and willingness to carry out day-to-day tasks, including, but not limited to, interacting with guest families, providing direction for volunteers, checking guest families in and out and preparing rooms for incoming guests.
Ronald McDonald House interns must have a high school diploma. To apply, please send resume and cover letter to email@example.com.
If interested, please review our intern eligibility requirements.
The following target dates for receiving resumes and cover letters help us ensure that the interview and training process is completed prior to the desired start date.
November 15 (for internships beginning the Spring session)
April 5 (for internships beginning the Summer session)
July 15 (for internships beginning the Fall session)
*If you wish to apply for an internship position outside the parameters of the dates listed above, please contact us.