Get involved in your community, develop leadership skills, meet new people, and make a difference on social issues that matter.
As an intern, you will be a leader within a campaign team. In many cases, you will receive course credit for your work.
MAKE A DIFFERENCE
Advocate for 100% Clean Renewable Energy in North Carolina - Do local advocacy, grassroots organizing and media work to work towards a 100% clean renewable energy future in North Carolina
Make Textbooks Affordable - Work with faculty members, librarians, and administrators about using free open-textbooks to save students thousands of dollars.
Fight Poverty in your Community - Organize service trips and fundraisers for a local poverty relief agency.
Save the Bees - Do grassroots organizing and media work to convince the stop the use of pesticides that are killing bees and threatening our food supply.
Run your own local project to tackle a public interest issue in your community!
- Improve your public speaking and one-on-one meeting skills.
- Polish your writing skills.
- Learn how to collaborate with media outlets.
Learn the basics of running a campaign:
- Recruit and train volunteers
- Generate grassroots support (petitions, letters, calls)
- Build coalitions
- Organize large events
- Learn campaign strategies
- Run meetings
- Work with teams
- Plan large events
- Develop other leaders
- Manage volunteers
- Delegate responsibilities and manage your time
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Work on important issues, learn valuable skills, get hands-on experience, and make a difference.