Signature Events Intern - Winter/Spring 2019

Chicago, Illinois, United States · Internship


This internship provides candidates first-hand experience with the planning and execution of a multi-million dollar fundraising gala. The Signature Events Intern assists with the planning of Wish Ball, Make-A-Wish Illinois's highest grossing internal fundraising event, as well as other events throughout the internship cycle.

Candidates must be available for the full day (early morning through late evening) on Saturday, May 18.

Daily Tasks Include:

Time Commitment: Three full days per week from early January through late May and the ability to attend an orientation on Thursday, January 3rd.


Skills and Abilities:

Preferred Qualifications:

Additional Requirements:

***Preferred candidates will be contacted to schedule interviews. No phone calls please.***

All internships are unpaid.


An internship at Make-A-Wish Illinois provides a unique opportunity to see how a renowned nonprofit organization runs from the inside. In addition to the learning opportunities outlined in the job description, all interns also:

We want to invite YOU to be a part of the magic that we experience every day at Make-A-Wish and learn why we are consistently ranked as one of The Nonprofit Times' "Top Nonprofits to Work For!"

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