Internships at WITNESS offer a unique, hands-on opportunity to enhance your educational objectives through practical, real-world experience under the guidance and mentoring of experienced professionals in the areas of human rights, video advocacy, communications, media operations, fundraising, IT, human resources, and nonprofit administration.
WITNESS’ External Relations Department is committed to growing revenue globally and raising the organization’s profile, helping to expand our reach and drive greater impact at the intersection of video, technology, and human rights. This is a unique opportunity for a highly motivated, enthusiastic, and intelligent individual to join the team, honing their research, communication, and event planning skills while building hands-on development/fundraising experience.
WITNESS is seeking a short-term event assistant in its Brooklyn office. Reporting to the External Relations Manager, the Focus for Change Assistant will support all aspects of WITNESS’ fundraising Benefit on November 14, 2018 in New York City. The Focus for Change Benefit is a dinner and concert in celebration of the power of storytelling to create human rights change for over 350 attendees. It is our premiere fundraising event of the year.