Communications and administrative support internship

Global Camps Africa is seeking a qualified volunteer intern to assist with communications, social media, and research in our Lynchburg, Virginia office.  This is an unpaid position and will begin in January 2019.


  • Working closely with the Office Manager and Executive Director to help plan, develop, and execute the communications plan around the 2019 Spring Fundraising Event in Washington, D.C.

  • Researching current news about world HIV/AIDS issues and events

  • Drafting and posting to social media sites and organization’s blog

  • Researching and implementing best-practices in digital marketing

  • Presenting creative ideas that will enhance Global Camps Africa’s visibility among target audiences through earned media, social media, and outreach campaigns.


This is an excellent opportunity for a student seeking broad non-profit experience and significant responsibility at the internship level.

  • High school diploma

  • Outstanding communication, writing, and research skills

  • Proficiency with social media sites and Google Apps

  • Ability to work independently with limited direct supervision

  • Willingness to learn and enthusiasm for working on a small team

  • Demonstrated desire to add value and stretch beyond basic expectations to make an impact


Please submit the following:

  1. Resume with related experience

  2. Cover Letter expressing interest

  3. At least 2 references

    Please email completed documents to by January15, 2018.