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About the position:
As an intern at Keep Oklahoma Beautiful (KOB), you will play a vital role in supporting our staff and contributing to the success of our mission. Your primary responsibilities will focus on soliciting raffle items for our major annual fundraiser, the Environmental Excellence Celebration (EEC). This will involve reaching out to potential donors, managing communications, and ensuring we secure a diverse and appealing range of items. Additionally, you will coordinate the pickup of donated raffle items, liaising with donors to arrange convenient times and locations for collection.

Beyond solicitation duties, you will play a key role in the preparation and planning of EEC, helping organize materials, set up event spaces, and handle other logistical tasks. You will also assist with various clerical tasks such as data entry, filing, and managing correspondence to ensure smooth office operations. Throughout your internship, you will work closely with KOB staff on various projects and initiatives, gaining hands-on experience in non-profit operations, event planning, and community engagement while making a meaningful impact on Oklahoma's environmental sustainability efforts.

Required Skills:

  • Current college student pursuing a bachelor's degree or recent graduate
  • Valid Oklahoma Driver's License
  • Experience with using Apple Computers
  • Microsoft Office software experience
  • Good communication skills—email, phone, letters, and in-person
  • Quick learner, creative thinker
  • Organized and detail-oriented
  • Personable, relates well to others
  • Flexible and ready to take on new challenges

Compensation:
$12/hour

Hours:
Flexible scheduling for 10-15 hours/week between 9am-4pm, Monday-Thursday. We will work with you to set hours that can accommodate your class schedule—school comes first!

Location:
Mostly in-person at our office located at 720 W. Wilshire Blvd., Oklahoma City; occasional remote work may be possible

 

To apply, please send your resume and a cover letter to beverlee@keepoklahomabeautiful.com. If you have questions call our office at (405) 286-9141 or email beverlee@keepoklahomabeautiful.com.