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2017-2018 Solidaridad Internship

Friday, September 1st, 2017 to Monday, April 30th, 2018

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SOLIDARIDAD INTERNSHIP

Building leaders for the farmworker movement

Spend the school year interning at Student Action with Farmworkers' office learning about the farmworker justice movement and gaining nonprofit leadership skills. Six to eight interns will increase SAF’s capacity to train farmworker youth, build advocacy and organizing campaigns, increase our communications and be a strong sustainable organization.

Sept. 2017 - April 2018 | 10-15 hours per week, 24 weeks

Online applications accepted on a rolling basis through Mid August.

BENEFITS

    $2400-$3600 scholarship

    Work-study can be arranged for Duke University students

    3 day-long trainings with SAF’s Levante Leadership Institute participants

    Peer support by cohort of 7 participants

    Mentorship by SAF staff

    Potential academic credit

ELIGIBLITY

To be eligible you must:

       Attend undergrad or grad school in the NC Triangle area OR be a DREAMer based in the NC Triangle area

       Be able to provide your own transportation

       Demonstrate an interest and/or experience in leadership development in the farmworker justice movement

Also Note:

       SAF preferences students from farmworker families. Bilingual (Spanish/English) students are encouraged to apply

       Social Work students fulfilling internship requirements at NC State, UNC-Chapel Hill, Duke & NCCU are encouraged to apply

For more information visit the website or contact admin@saf-unite.org | 919-660-3652

CausesAdvocacy & Human Rights Arts & Culture Children & Youth Community Education & Literacy General Service Hunger Immigrants & Refugees Justice & Legal Legal Services Politics Poverty & Basic Needs Race & Ethnicity
SkillsCommunications Computer Troubleshooting Event Planning Fundraising Health Care Help w/People Learning/Education Mentoring Social Media Website Design Website Development Writing

Location: 1317 W Pettigrew Street, Durham, NC 27705