VIVER BRASIL, a Los Angeles based company founded in 1997, honors Brazil's African legacy through bold contemporary dance theatre that increases awareness of the rich history and culture from which Afro-Brazilian dance and music emerged through performances, arts education, community engagement, and cultural exchange between Los Angeles County and Salvador, Bahia, Brazil.

2141 North Gower Street Los Angeles, CA 90068

Status

Filled

Description

Viver Brasil is a nationally & internationally recognized, award-winning dance company known for celebrating, teaching and presenting Afro-Brazilian dance in Southern California with performances and workshops. We are seeking a Development Intern to support the Executive Director, Viver Brasil's sole full-time administrator, as if they were a key staff member. In the past our interns have participated in a variety of tasks including VB's annual fundraising event, the development of VB's annual report, and grant proposal writing. As a critical team member, interns are required to be able to communicate clearly, have a capacity for problem solving, and be able to function in a dynamic environment. Duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to: Preparing acknowledgment letters and thank you cards for Viver Brasil donors, partners and sponsors Drafting a grant verbiage Developing a portfolio of grant opportunities Contributing to final grant reports Creating Viver Brasil's 2020 annual report, including writing copy and creating the layout, and Researching and creating a fundraising campaign, with the supervision of the Executive Director. This position is 100% remote and interns can work between 15-20 a week until their 400 hour commitment is satisfied.

Qualifications

-Intermediate illustration skills

How to Apply

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter describing your relevant experience and interest in the position to Giavanni Washington, Executive Director at giavanni.washington@viverbrasil.com. Please title the subject of the email “Full Name_Development Intern.”