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Community Engagement Intern

Annandale, VA, USA

Job Type

Internship (part-time)

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


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 and follow us on Twitter and Facebook.

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