Title: Event Planning Internship
Reports to: Executive Director
About the Dunes Center:
The Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes Center is a natural history museum at the heart of historic downtown Guadalupe that strives to promote the conservation and restoration of the Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes ecosystem.
Hours per week: 10-20 hours per week
Under the direction of the Executive Director, the intern(s) will observe and assist with planning the Dunes Center’s Annual Fundraiser that is scheduled to take place on Saturday, July 31, 2021.
General responsibilities may include: Work with staff and volunteers to coordinate event logistics. Event planning, promotion, and on-site execution including design set up, and tear down. Maintain up-to-date event documents including site-schedule forms and action plans. To procure and organize supplies for the event. Position may offer input into projects, may be invited to meetings, and may be asked to assist other projects.
We are looking for individuals who want to gain experience in all aspects of the event planning process and running a nonprofit. Students will have the chance to learn about the industry firsthand and have high accountability as they will be given high-priority, real-world tasks throughout the internship.
In addition, they will assist with the following:
Upon Completion, Interns will:
Have work experience(s) to draw upon when they enter the profession of their choice
Send or email your resume and a brief personal statement describing your educational goals to:
Alexis Elias, Educational and Public Programs Coordinator
Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes Center
1065 Guadalupe Street
Guadalupe, CA 93434