Welcome!! Register or Login

    Job details

Offer: Development & Islamophobia Intern:Council on American-Islamic Relations, MN Chapter

Job description:

Development & Islamophobia Intern

Council on American-Islamic Relations, MN Chapter


Organization Summary:

CAIR-MN's mission is to enhance the knowledge of Islam, encourage dialogue, protect civil liberties, empower American Muslims, and build coalitions that promote justice and mutual knowledge. CAIR-MN is the leading civil rights and advocacy organization for Muslims in Minnesota. We have a unique opening for an intern to assist the Development & Outreach Coordinator with grant and fundraising research, assist with events and outreach activities and projects and to assist the Executive Director and Civil Rights Department with research regarding Islamophobia. We are a small, fast-paced, friendly office located in the Seward Neighborhood in Minneapolis.

Job location: Twin Cities Metro
Activity Area: Legal, Civil Rights Advocacy, Crime
Job Category: Fundraising and Fund Development
Closing Date: open until filled
Employment Type: Intern - Paid
income: $500 Stipend
Hours: 10 hours per week - flexible 

Primary tasks:

 tasks:•Research foundation grants, major donors and work with coordinator to develop fundraising ideas; participate in fundraising events; 
•Research and document Islamophobic incidents 
•Assist with administrative tasks specific to research projects
•Coordinate and work with Executive Director and Chapter Coordinator regarding Islamophobia trainings and community events.  
•Use research to develop materials for community and organizations on how to address Islamophobia 
•Perform other related tasks as assigned


 Preferred expertise/Appropriate qualifications:•Undergraduate sophomore status (or greater) at an accredited university.
•Enthusiastic, optimistic, focused, and motivated. 
•Detail-oriented, creative, a self-starter, and can work under minimum supervision.
•Strong organizational, interpersonal, analytical and communication expertise. 
•Thorough working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.


Additional Info:

We'd like to have someone who is available to work with us on Saturday, December 15, 2018 to assist us with our annual banquet, if possible. 

Application Process:

Please send your cover letter and resume to Patti Walsh at Thank you. 


Job Category: Other [ View All Other Jobs ]
Language requirements:
Employment type:
Salary: Unspecified
Degree: Unspecified
Experience (year): Unspecified
Job Location: Minnesota
Company Type Employer
Post Date: 09/15/2018 / Viewed 25 times
Contact Information
Company: Council on American-Islamic Relations, MN Chapter
Contact Email:

Apply Online