City Hearts: Kids Say Yes to the Arts provides the highest quality arts education and performance experiences to the most-at-risk youth in economically distressed neighborhoods of Los Angeles, enhancing self-esteem, literacy, social and academic skills, and creativity, while strengthening the health and vitality of our community. Taught by professional artists, classes are conducted during and after school at 11 underserved Charter/Title 1 public school sites, and 1 transitional housing center.

P.O. Box 1314 Topanga, CA 90290




The Event Outreach and Marketing Intern will be a key member of City Hearts outreach efforts to increase community support and opportunities for the students City Hearts serves. The intern will help coordinate City Hearts annual FRESH FOCUS Professional and Student Art Auction, communicating with professional artist and other stakeholders; creating marketing and outreach materials; and implementing an expanded communication plan, using both digital and non-digital means.


The intern should be familiar with the popular social media platforms; Facebook, e-blast communications and have experience with MS Office and photo editing; able to create content and update website; good verbal and written communication skills; interest in both administrative and program activities; familiarity with planning community or student events is a plus. We are looking for a self-motivated individual who is inspired by the City Hearts’ mission and shares our passion for Arts education for at-risk youth.

How to Apply

We encourage applicants to visit our website: to familiarize themselves with our programs. Please note the City Hearts administrative office is located in Topanga Canyon. To apply, please email resume AND cover letter to Sherry Jason at Please be sure to include information about your experience as it relates to the City Hearts specific internship opportunity. Questions? Please email