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Unpaid Internship - Boise, ID

Job Location

Boise, ID

General Summary

The Alzheimer's Association is making a difference and so can you!

The Alzheimer's Association is the world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer care, support and research. We are the largest private funder of Alzheimer research and the premier source of information and support for the more than 5 million Americans with Alzheimer's disease and their 15 million families and caregivers. The Alzheimer's Association was recently recognized as the Best Non Profit to Work For in the Non-Profit Times 50 Best Places to Work for 2015, for the sixth year in a row.

Essential Job Functions

The Alzheimer's Association (Boise, ID office) is seeking an intern candidate for the opportunity to learn, experience, work and contribute to the Association's mission by increasing the local impact of our second signature fundraising event, The Longest Day. This project will allow the intern to gain experience in non-profit event production, participant recruitment, event promotion, building community relationships, and communication.

This is a part time, unpaid internship.Candidate must be able to complete the internship in exchange for school credit.

Internship location: 6126 W. State Street, Suite 407 Boise, ID 83703

Minimum Requirements

  • Student must be actively enrolled in an accredited college or university in the fields of communication, nonprofit management, business, marketing or related field.
  • Self-discipline and time management skills necessary to work independently.
  • Outgoing personality that is comfortable with cold calling, interacting with strangers and building professional relationships.
  • Strong organizational skills, with keen attention to details, as well as excellent problem solving abilities.
  • Self-motivated, team player with the ability to meet deadlines, remain flexible, and adjust to changing priorities in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Proficient in Google Drive, Google Docs, Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  •  Juniors and Seniors will be given priority.
  • Ability to work evenings and weekends.
  • Must possess a reliable personal vehicle, valid driver's license and proof of valid insurance.




Or mail resume and cover letter to:

Send resume to:
Alzheimer's Association, National Office
225 N. Michigan Ave, Suite 1700
Chicago, IL 60601

We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer and we appreciate your interest in the Alzheimer's Association.




Alzheimer's Association

Our vision: A world without Alzheimer's disease®.
Formed in 1980, the Alzheimer's Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.