About the Role
The Community Engagement Intern will focus on outreach and events, working closely with the Partnerships Coordinator. This intern will be responsible for creating and executing an event that furthers our organization’s community engagement and diversity goals. Other responsibilities may include attending community meetings as an NVCT representative, working on communications, and conducting outreach to local organizations about partnerships.
Background and interest in community engagement work
Familiarity with Northern Virginia communities
Enthusiasm for promoting inclusion, diversity, equity, and accessibility
Experience or confidence in planning and putting on small events
Strong communication skills
A self-starter attitude and strong work ethic
Ability to develop a project independently after being given a framework
Who We Are
ABOUT NORTHERN VIRGINIA CONSERVATION TRUST
The Northern Virginia Conservation Trust (NVCT) is a regional, nonprofit land trust that forever conserves, manages, and advocates for land that has natural, historical, and cultural value to our Northern Virginia communities. NVCT works with conservation partners, local governments, and private landowners to preserve, restore and steward the land in Northern Virginia. Since its founding in 1994, NVCT has protected over 8,000 acres in urban and rural areas. To learn more, visit nvct.org and follow us on Twitter and Facebook.