The mission of Glendale Arts is to integrate the arts into the identity, growth, and economic vitality of the City of Glendale by presenting programming and creating partnerships that benefit youth, patrons, artists, organizations, and businesses in the community and at the Alex Theatre.
The Fundraising Intern is a key member of the Glendale Arts Development team whose primary goal is to increase partnership and awareness from local businesses, individual donors, and (residential) communities about the Alex Theatre’s 95 th birthday celebration on September 5, 2020. The primary responsibility is to actively support the Development team in the fundraising and communication activities for Glendale Arts, the organization that operates the historic Alex Theatre, as well as play a key role in the researching, communicating, and stewarding of donors, sponsors, volunteers, and community partners as related to Alex95 (the Alex Theatre’s 95 th birthday celebration). The intern will work closely with interns from the Marketing and Events departments in the production and coordination of the event which is a virtual 12-hour telethon. This position will work part time remotely, from 15 - 20 hours a week from August to December.
The ability to both work in a team setting and independently in a fast-paced environment are critical. The intern must also be proficient and comfortable with Microsoft Word and Excel, Internet research, media outlets, and social media platforms, including Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Experience with managing and/or contributing to a page for a brand, project or other applicable entity (including a personal brand or project) is a plus, but not a requirement. Familiarity and/or experience with FileMaker, WordPress, Constant Contact, Dropbox, Google Drive, and the Adobe Creative Suite are also preferred, but not required. The intern will also be required to adhere to and maintain compliance with Glendale Arts’ COVID-19 health and safety guidelines and protocols.
How to Apply
To apply, please e-mail cover letter and resume to Nina Crowe, Managing Director at email@example.com. In the subject line, please include “LACDAC Summer Internship.”