Dancewave is seeking a Development intern for the 2013 Spring Semester –
January through May!
The internship includes a stipend and the full description is below.
The deadline for Spring Applications is December 14th, 2012! Two weeks!
Dancewave seeks a Development Intern to assist the Associate Director of
Development and Executive Director in the execution of fundraising
activities for the organization. This paid internship offers an excellent
opportunity to gain real, hands on experience in non-profit development, and
arts administration. Skills cultivated under the guidance of the Dancewave
directors during this internship will assist the aspiring arts administrator
in future professional pursuits.
? Assist Assoc. Dir. Of Dev. with quarterly board meetings (research
potential venues, organize meeting materials)
? Coordinate, write and submit foundation, corporate and government grant
? Research and track new foundation funding opportunities
? Support ED and Assoc. Dir. Of Dev. in launching a capital campaign
? Create new cultivation materials for potential donors
? Track incoming donations and mail acknowledgment letters
? Assist with major donor cultivation event in March 2013 and Gala in April
? Superb written and verbal communication skills
? Highly detail oriented
? Positive and professional demeanor, flexible, can-do attitude
? Interest in Dancewave¹s mission and commitment to serving youth
? Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Power Point)
? Some grant writing experience and familiarity with funder research
resources (preferred, not required)
5 month commitment with minimum of 20 hours per week. Monthly stipend
To Apply: Please email resume, cover letter, and two-page writing sample to
firstname.lastname@example.org, with subject title ³Development Internship².
Dancewave transforms the lives of New York City youth through unique
exposure to world-class, pre-professional performing arts training.
Dancewave¹s programs include: DANCE TRAINING (The School at Dancewave,
Summer Dance Intensive); ARTS IN EDUCATION (D-Wave in Motion, Public School
Master Class Tour), PRE-PROFESSIONAL COMPANIES (Dancewave Company (DC), DC
II, DC III, Young Movers Ensemble) and COMMUNITY PERFORMANCE (Kids Cafe
Festival, Spring Celebration.) For more information, please visit
http://www.dancewave.org <http://www.dancewave.org> .
Assoc. Director of Development
45 Fourth Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11217
718.522.4696 <tel:718.522.4696> phone
718.522.4769 <tel:718.522.4769> fax