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Community and Volunteer Outreach Intern

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9d ago

🚀 Summer Internship


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  • You must be a self-starting, adaptable college/university student or continuing education student with strong project management skills, ability to work with diverse populations, technical proficiency, and possibly bilingual in Spanish. Job attendance, respect for others, and ability to lift 25 pounds occasionally are also required.
  • You will engage members and recruit volunteers, develop tools for engagement, support volunteer programs, provide exceptional customer service, and build strong relationships with partners.

Summer Internship



  • Are you a creative, passionate, and results-driven student interested in community outreach and event planning? The AARP Pennsylvania State Office is looking for you! Our team creates and executes various projects to improve people's lives as they age and help build a better tomorrow for future generations by engaging members and volunteers in AARP's mission. We'll challenge you to think and work innovatively on real-world projects. AARP is committed to your growth and cultivating your continued learning and development. This paid internship has an anticipated start date of summer 2024 and will continue through the end of the year.


  • Must be enrolled in a degree program at an accredited college/university rising undergraduate juniors or seniors, graduate students, or post-doctoral students and remain academically enrolled throughout the internship or must have previously graduated from college and enrolled in a continuing education program
  • Must be a self-starter and adaptable, with the ability to work under tight deadlines
  • Ability to manage multiple projects, anticipate project needs, and discern work priorities
  • Ability to work well with diverse populations, including gender, race, and sexual orientation
  • Technical proficiency in Microsoft Office programs
  • Familiarity with multiple social media platforms is a plus
  • Bi-lingual in Spanish is a plus
  • AARP will not sponsor an employment visa for this position at this time.
  • Additional Requirements:
  • Regular and reliable job attendance
  • Exhibit respect and understanding of others to maintain professional relationships
  • Independent judgement in evaluation options to make sound decisions
  • In office/open office environment with the ability to work effectively surrounded by moderate noise
  • Ability to occasionally lift up to 25 pounds

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities



  • Work with staff and volunteer leaders to engage members and recruit volunteers across the state
  • Apply strategic, analytical, and creative thinking to help develop tools, resources, and approaches for member and volunteer engagement
  • Engage in internal communication strategies to support volunteers and their related programs
  • Support with the coordination of volunteer outreach programming, attend volunteer meetings and assist with volunteer correspondence
  • Provide outstanding customer service, be an enthusiastic professional, and be able to build relationships with internal and external partners


Work type

Full time

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