UPP Arts — formerly the Urban Pond Procession — is seeking an intern for the 2014-15 school year. This position will provide the opportunity to work directly with diverse communities in Rhode Island, learn about nonprofit management and shape the trajectory of UPP Arts as its expands its mission. Start date is Oct. 1.
Responsibilities: Work closely with core members of the organization to develop online communications and social media presence; write grants; plan events; coordinate evaluations of school-based and public programs; prepare final reports for funders.
Qualifications: Well organized, a strong writer and facile with social media; interested in working in and with diverse communities; able to work collaboratively and independently; willing to commit at least 10 hours a week.
Compensation: $1,500 per semester stipend.
To apply: e-mail resume, cover letter and three references by Sept. 1 to Holly Ewald at firstname.lastname@example.org.