Toxics Action Center

Boston, Massachusetts

Job Type Unpaid
Salary Details Unpaid
Deadline Jun 01, 2020

Organizational interns work closely with the operations coordinator and development director. They will take part in the foundations of Toxics Action Center’s work, helping with fundraising efforts, office administration, and planning our leadership retreat and other events. They will also have the opportunity to assist in program work as available.


  • Creatively communicate Toxics Action Center’s work to members with mail and media.
  • Secure donations of food and prizes for events.
  • Assist with managing conference and fundraising event logistics.
  • Recruit activists and members to attend events.
  • Do outreach to publicize events.
  • Work to get Toxics Action Center in the media by helping with press events and writing letters to the editor.
  • Maintain and organize records of donors, member lists, trainings and more.
  • Create action alerts for members to weigh-in with decision makers on important issues.
  • Assist with general administrative tasks.

Skills Required

  • Commitment to environmental issues and social change
  • Strong communication and writings skills
  • Desire to develop event planning and outreach skills
  • Must learn quickly and work efficiently

Boston or Northampton, MA | Summer 2020

This is an unpaid internship. We often work with students to apply for scholarships or course credit. Minimum 12 hour a week commitment. Offered each summer and semester.

Toxics Action Center is an equal opportunity employer and is strongly committed to a diverse workplace and a diverse movement. We will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, sex, age, handicap, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, or veteran status.


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