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At this time we do not have any job openings.

 

Internship Opportunities at LHS:


Marketing Intern

Lake Humane Society, a non-profit animal shelter, is looking for a qualified intern to work with their Development Department. LHS is seeking an intern who can assist with marketing, fundraising and other daily tasks. The intern should be prepared to work in a fast-paced environment, requiring a strong sense of organization and the ability to work autonomously. Interns will finish the internship having gained broad experience in various aspects of marketing.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the distribution and/or delivery of marketing materials
  • Assist with bulk mailings, data entry and constituent management
  • Assist with the creation and dissemination of press releases and public service announcements
  • Assist with the creation and dissemination of press releases and public service announcements
  • Assist with the shelter’s social media and web presence efforts
  • Responsible for coming up with new ideas for promotions
  • Provide support to the Marketing and Fundraising Department

Requirements

Lake Humane Society is looking for an undergraduate student seeking college credit in the field(s) of: Marketing, Communications, Fundraising and/or related fields. This person should have excellent verbal and written communication skills, be self-motivated and have the ability to work individually and as a team. Knowledge and experience with Excel, PowerPoint and Word are preferred. Intern must have a laptop and a DSLR camera is a plus but not required.

Compensation

This is an unpaid position. There is opportunity for school credit if allowed by the college/university of applicant. Position offers an excellent opportunity to work on substantive projects and can result in a great reference.

If you would like to submit your resume or have any questions, please email Carleen Sadowski at volunteer@lakehumane.org.


Events Intern

Lake Humane Society, a non-profit animal shelter, is looking for a qualified intern to work with their Marketing and Fundraising Department, specifically with Event Planning. LHS is seeking an intern who can assist with event planning, promotion, fundraising and other daily tasks. The intern should be prepared to work in a fast-paced environment, and will finish the internship having gained broad experience in event planning and fundraising.

Responsibilities:

All Events interns are required to complete a final project in which they are responsible for planning, preparing and executing a small scale fundraising event in which all the proceeds benefit the animals of Lake Humane Society.

  • Assist with the planning, preparation and executive of fundraising events
  • Assist with the creation and disseminating of press releases and public service announcements
  • Assist with recruitment and communication of vendors and in-kind donors
  • Membership on the Events Committee for events within or near your internship months is required
  • All Events interns are required to complete a final project in which they are responsible for planning, preparing and executing a small scale fundraising event in which all the proceeds benefit the animals of Lake Humane Society

Requirements

Lake Humane Society is looking for an undergraduate student seeking college credit in the field(s) of: Marketing, Communications, Event Planning, Fundraising and/or related fields. This person should have excellent verbal and written communication skills, be self-motivated and have the ability to work individually and as a team. Knowledge and experience with Excel, PowerPoint and Word are preferred. Intern must have a laptop and a DSLR camera is a plus but not required.

Compensation

This is an unpaid position. There is opportunity for school credit if allowed by the college/university of applicant. Position offers an excellent opportunity to work on substantive projects and can result in a great reference.

If you would like to submit your resume or have any questions, please email our volunteer coordinator at volunteer@lakehumane.org.


Development Assistant

Lake Humane Society, a non-profit animal shelter, is looking for a qualified intern to work with their Marketing and Fundraising Department. LHS is seeking an intern who can assist with development and other daily tasks. The intern should be prepared to work in a fast-paced environment, and will finish the internship having gained broad experience in various aspects of Development, Non-Profit and Business Administration.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Conducting research on individual, foundation, corporate donors and sponsors
  • Assisting with annual application and year round tracking of giving campaigns
  • Assisting staff with grant application writing and tracking
  • Draft correspondence, reports, proposals and donor appeals
  • Tracking and evaluating all development efforts
  • Maintain donor files and other development materials
  • Provide support to the Development as needed

Requirements

Lake Humane Society is looking for an undergraduate or graduate student seeking college credit in the field(s) of: Business Administration, Non-Profit Management, Nonprofit Development and/or related fields. This person should have excellent verbal and written communication skills, be self-motivated and willing to work individually and with a team. Knowledge and experience with Excel, PowerPoint and Word are preferred. Would prefer that interns bring their own laptop but this is not required.

Compensation

This is an unpaid position. There is opportunity for school credit if allowed by the college/university of applicant. Position offers an excellent opportunity to work on substantive projects and can result in a great reference.

If you would like to submit your resume or have any questions, please email our Volunteer Coordinator at volunteer@lakehumane.org.

Who We Are

 

 

Lake Humane Society & Adoption Center

Contact Us

Lake Humane Society
7564 Tyler Boulevard, Bldg. E
Mentor, OH 44060
Phone 440.951.6122 | Fax 440.951.6144
Email:info@lakehumane.org

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Hours:
Mon. & Thurs.:12-7 p.m.
Tues., Fri., Sat. & Sun.: 12-5 p.m.
Wed. & All Major Holidays: Closed
Kennel closed weekdays 3-4 p.m.
for Canine Happy Hour