Communications & Development Internship


Amirah is seeking a highly motivated individual with a passion for its mission to join the development team. This individual will assist in managing development communications and several development events and fundraisers.


Reporting to the Chief Impact Officer, this internship will provide exposure to the internal management of a nonprofit, including event planning, data management, research, fundraising, constituent relations, and communications. The ideal candidate will display superb verbal and written communication skills.



  • Assist with the planning and execution of Amirah’s communications and development activities

  • Work in collaboration with the Amirah team to run small and mid-scale events

  • Conduct research on upcoming events, prospects, best practices, and related items as assigned

  • Assist in crafting communication messages

  • Assist with tracking donor communications, such as gift acknowledgement letters, solicitation, and stewardship correspondence

  • Work with the Chief Impact Officer and volunteers to execute fundraising campaigns



  • Computer literacy

  • Familiarity with best practices in communications

  • Demonstrated research and analytical skills

  • 1-2 years experience in customer relations, event planning, communications, or a related field preferred, but not required

  • A joyful, teachable, and collaborative attitude

  • Valid driver's license


The Communications & Development Intern will complete 10-15 hours of work per week, to be determined in advance with the Chief Impact Officer. Some hours may be completed remotely, others are completed in our office space in Woburn, MA.


This is not a paid internship with Amirah.

All resumes and cover letters can be emailed to

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Amirah, Inc.

Amirah exists to provide refuge to those seeking to break free from exploitation and heal in community on their journey toward lasting hope. We help women who have survived the sex trade reach their own goals and be the heroes of their stories.


Phone: 781-462-1758

Registered Charity | EIN: 27-1214049

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