PUBLIC RELATIONS INTERN
About I'RAISE: I'RAISE Girls & Boys International Corporation is a 501c3 Non-Profit Organization. We take immense pride in being a small organization led by BIPOC and women.
Since 2013, we have been passionately dedicated to providing educational support, parent support, and mental health services, resources, and programs to families and children in underserved and under-resourced communities in New York City. Our mission is rooted in the belief that every child deserves equal opportunities to succeed, regardless of their background. That's why we go above and beyond to offer a wide range of services designed to help families and children unlock their full potential and thrive.
By choosing to support I'RAISE, you join a community dedicated to creating lasting change. Together, we can empower underserved communities, break down barriers, and ensure that every child has the opportunity to succeed. Explore our website to learn more about our initiatives, impact stories, and how you can get involved.
Hours: 15 to 18 hours per week
**This is an unpaid internship. The Internship qualifies for Academic or Fieldwork Credit. Please speak with your college professor or advisor.**
Our Marketing Department is seeking Public Relations Interns! You will work on a variety of projects, such as:
Coordinate guests and activities for the ATL Rise Podcast show.
Develop innovative strategies to recruit podcast guests - including local leaders and individuals making significant contributions to the local Atlanta community.
Research potential podcast shows for the CEO to be hosted and spotlighted on.
Assist to secure and recruit guest speakers.
Manage calendars (editorial, press conferences, events, etc.) and media lists.
Participate in brainstorming and planning sessions.
Conduct research to support PR planning.
Draft and distribute content such as emails to guests before and after shows.
Edit videos and presentations as assigned.
Assist in tracking media coverage or PR metrics (e.g., web analytics).
Develop ways to streamline communication and plan execution.
Undertake general administrative and clerical duties.
PR in-person content making during our company events (NYC event location and times will be shared) OR (Atlanta, GA event location and times will be shared)
Candidates should be enrolled in a degree program in public relations, communications, journalism, marketing, or a related field
Strong written and verbal communication skills are essential as Interns will often need to draft press releases, create compelling content, and effectively communicate with various stakeholders.
Must have familiarity with or knowledge of media relations practices, including understanding how to create and maintain relationships with journalists, bloggers, and influencers.
Flexible schedule promoting work life balance
Gain valuable insights into the non-profit Public Relations (PR) industry
Public Relations skills development