Friday, July 22, 2016

Seeking Development Intern for the Morbid Anatomy Museum

The Morbid Anatomy Museum is seeking an enthusiastic and reliable Development Intern!

Under the supervision of the Development Director, the Development Intern will work on both Institutional and Individual Giving efforts at the museum. The ideal candidate has a strong desire to learn more about fundraising for an arts organization, excellent interpersonal and communication skills, and the ability to write well. Candidates should also be able to think creatively when problem solving and possess strong attention to detail and organizational skills. Ideally the candidate will be available to work 15 hours a week.

Please note: This is an unpaid position.

The Development Intern will gain practical experience in patron relations, prospect research, grant-writing, special events, and database management. This position offers the opportunity to gain experience working on significant fundraising projects for a small museum and new non-profit. Supervised projects will include the annual appeal letter, grant proposal writing, assisting with benefits and donor cultivation events, drafting acknowledgment letters for various campaigns, researching potential new foundation and individual donors, and ensuring donor information is accurate and up-to-date.

Interested applicants may send a resume and brief cover letter to: Cristina Preda,

Image of The Morbid Anatomy Museum sourced here.