Fields: LGBTQ, social change, gender, civil rights, advocacy
About the Organization: The National LGBTQ Task Force advances full freedom, justice and equality for LGBTQ people. We’re building a future where everyone is free to be themselves in every aspect of their lives. Today, despite all the progress we’ve made to end discrimination, millions of LGBTQ people face barriers in every aspect of their lives: in housing, employment, healthcare, retirement, and basic human rights. These barriers must go. That’s why the Task Force is training and mobilizing millions of activists across our nation to deliver a world where you can be you.
About the Position: The National LGBTQ Task Force seeks an intern to work with the Creating Change Conference team to bring Creating Change 2019 to Detroit, Michigan, January 23rd – 27th, 2019. The Creating Change Intern works on a variety of tasks, including participation in planning meetings for Creating Change, management of inventory and supply lines and data management pertinent to the Conference.
This position is in the Washington, DC office. Availability: November 1, 2018 – Feb. 16, 2019, inclusive of on-site work at Creating Change 2019.
Special Requirements/Qualifications: Candidates with a strong commitment to LGBTQ equality who are also enthusiastic, strategic thinkers, have a detail-oriented work ethic and are self-motivated are strongly encouraged to apply.
Estimated Salary: $15/hour
Deadline: Until filled – Nov 1 start date
National LGBTQ Task Force