Job Opening: Communications Intern

Mar 18, 2024 | News & Events

The Community Foundation of Central Wisconsin seeks a Communications Intern who will assist with the Foundation’s communications and social media activities. This is a paid internship position offering an excellent opportunity to gain experience in communications specifically as it relates to philanthropy and the Central Wisconsin community. We offer a flexible schedule with up to 28 hours per week during the summer and part-time, 15 hours per week during the school year.

Job Description

  • The Communications Intern will work with the Foundation Team to help manage our social media. There will also be work on communications projects that seek to share information about the Foundation’s community work with the media, public, and key stakeholders.
  • Post on social media outlets (Facebook, Instagram, Linked In, etc.) to promote the Community Foundation events and stories.
  • Assists with special events logistics and preparations, composing electronic invitations, preparing meeting and event materials, and capturing event highlights in photos to use on social media outlets.
  • The position will involve a mix of office and remote work, with a flexible schedule of up to 28 hours per week during the summer and part-time work at 15 hours per week during the school year.
  • Pay will be $14 per hour.


  • Quick learner with interest in developing new skills.
  • Clear communication skills, both verbally and in writing.
  • Capable of learning and using software such as Canva, Asana, Constant Contact, and Meta Business Suite (training will be provided).
  • Attention to detail and good judgement.
  • Professional demeanor.
  • Ability to work with a diverse group of people, both independently and as part of a team.

Learning Opportunities for the Intern

  • Gain hands-on experience in crafting communication materials independently, while supported by our team.
  • Grow as a professional in mentorship and co-learning sessions with the Community Storyteller.
  • Set and pursue your professional development goals at the Community Foundation.
  • Access to a variety of professional development activities, including meetings, workshops, and conferences.
  • Connect with influential leaders and nonprofit organizations in the area.

How to Apply:
Please send your resume and a brief email explaining why you think you are the right fit for this position to: Natasha Duda, Operations – Community Foundation of Central Wisconsin, at

Applications will be accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis, however, deadline for priority consideration is April 12.

Questions? Call Natasha at 715-342-4454

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