Fundraising & Events Internship

Job Information

  • Location: Winston-Salem, NC
  • Close Date: 08/15/2022
  • Hiring Organization: Piedmont Environmental Alliance
  • Contact Name: Jamie Maier
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We’re looking for a motivated, self-directed intern to learn about and support PEA’s fundraising and events this fall. This internship will provide hands-on experience with fundraising outreach, event planning, database management, and website updates.

The internship has a flexible schedule (10-15 hours a week) starting in early September and ending in December 2022.

Who We Are:
Piedmont Environmental Alliance (PEA) works every day to create a more just, resilient, and environmentally sustainable Piedmont Triad. Based in Winston-Salem, NC, PEA’s innovative education programs, annual events, and community-based advocacy projects engage thousands of volunteers, students, faith communities, businesses, and partner organizations in climate and environmental action. Learn more at


  • Help coordinate PEA’s fall membership drive with fundraising emails, phone calls, and thank you letters.
  • Manage and track communication with PEA members and prospective members, including updating our database.
  • Update the PEA website regularly.
  • Help plan the 2022 Annual Party for members and supporters.


  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Exceptional organizational skills, self-motivated, and attentive to details.
  • Comfortable asking people to take action over the phone, email, and in person.
  • Demonstrated commitment to environmental and social issues a plus.

We are looking for you, if:

You are a polished writer, who knows how to connect with different audiences and encourage people to take action.
You have a personal passion for the outdoors, environmental stewardship and sustainability, and have taken action to get involved in the issues you care about.
You are a current college student or recent grad looking for an opportunity to connect with the community and give back.


This is an unpaid volunteer position.

Application Instructions

Submit your resume and a detailed cover letter to by August 15, 2022. Please reference “Fall Internship” in the subject line. No phone calls please. Piedmont Environmental Alliance is an equal opportunity employer and encourages a diversity of candidates to apply.

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