Internships & Jobs of the Week: Social Impact, Education, Law & Government

Paid Summer Program Intern- Cause Strategy Partners- NYC : Application Deadline: Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Cause Strategy Partners seeks a mission-driven intern to join our summer team. The Summer Program Intern will work closely with Cause Strategy Partners staff, consultants and partners with a special focus on building capacity and planning around aggressive geographic expansion of CSP’s signature program, BoardLead.  Their client-partners include LinkedIn, Adobe, Barclays, PwC, Macquarie Group, BlackRock, Moody’s, Workday, JPMorgan Chase, Capital One, Credit Suisse, Mastercard, Comcast, United Airlines, Sidley Austin, Weil, The Joyce Foundation,The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, UJA, and scores of social good organizations based all around the country.

The mission of Cause Strategy Partners is to help social good organizations achieve their missions fueled by great leadership, great strategy and, most importantly, great results. We are a purpose-driven enterprise that believes in harnessing the power of business for social good.

Learn more about this internship 


Contact Tracers-

New Jersey– has put out a call seeking to hire coronavirus contact tracers, a key component of Gov. Phil Murphy’s plan to slowly scale back some the near-lockdown restrictions that have been in place for months. The positions could be paid or volunteer work, according to a contact tracer registration form on the state’s COVID-19 website. Tracers would be given a 12-part course as state officials plan to have people working every day of the week in the positions.

New York -In addition to open positions as COVID-19 Contract Tracers, there are loads of other positions at the Fund for Public Health NYC . FPHNYC is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the advancement of the health and well-being of all New Yorkers.


Peace Action Fund NY State: Remote Summer Internships

Peace Action Fund NY State (PAFNYS) is the state-affiliate of Peace Action, the nation’s largest grassroots peace advocacy organization. They work to support refugee resettlement, promote human rights, support survivor-centered advocacy to end war, abolish nuclear weapons, stop arms deals to nations committing war crimes, and redirect defense spending back into our communities and to programs that address the root causes of terrorism and climate change. The organization is seeking interns in several areas: The Development Communications Intern will work remotely with the staff of PAFNYS over the summer to develop online content, create and execute social media campaigns, and drive online engagement to support the organization’s fundraising efforts.  Learn more about this internship. The Remote Event Organizing Intern will work closely with PAFNYS’s Fundraising Committee over the summer to assist online events and fundraising. The Fundraising Committee is organizing online house parties and preparing for an online Peacemaker Award Event in the early fall, as well as pursuing other fundraising activities that support the work of the organization.  Learn more about this internship.


Looking for More?

Rutgers Libraries maintains an extensive list of links and resources for summer jobs and internships, and jobs in the government and non-profit sectors.

Virtual Volunteering Opportunities — possible jobs and internships! To encourage all of us to keep giving back, the Center for Civic Engagement has created a list of Virtual Volunteering Opportunities.   If you are looking for an internship or even a job, and one of these organizations interests you: Contact them to inquire!

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The Launch Career Communities Internships & Jobs of the Week blog is posted every Tuesday in every career community. Be sure to check out Handshake for more opportunities. Here is more information on Understanding Job Postings: How to Stay Safe on Handshake

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Please understand that due to the fluidity of the current situation, you may discover some positions are not available.

Posted by Amy Sugerman
Amy Sugerman Assistant Director, Center for Civic Engagement Amy Sugerman