Compensation Type: Hourly wages
Job Type:
Part Time
Hybrid (remote and in-person)
Intern - Unpaid

Pay Range: Unpaid
Organization's Mission: Ouelessebougou Alliance is a non-profit organization based in Utah working in partnership with villagers to transform the quality of life in the Ouelessebougou region of Mali, West Africa by delivering sustainable programs in health and education. For more information visit:
Organization's Race, Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion Statement and Work: The Alliance endeavors to provide equal opportunity in employment to all Employees and applicants for employment. No person will be discriminated against in employment because of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, disability, military status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal or state law. This policy applies to all terms, conditions, and privileges of employment and the application of all policies of the Alliance.
Position Summary: The Alliance is seeking interns to support our signature fundraising event, the 38th Annual Gala Auction to be held in the spring of 2024. This internship is an excellent opportunity to experience various aspects of fundraising, event planning and marketing while working for a great cause.
Primary Responsibilities: Solicit in-kind donations for silent auction by phone, email and/or in person visits
Perform detailed data entry on donors, solicitations and auction items
Arrange for and/or pick-up silent auction items
Assist with silent auction packaging, creating gift certificates and other event preparations
Promote event and recognize donors online and through social media channels
Assist with event coordination, set-up/clean-up, volunteer management and other duties as assigned
Desired Qualifications: Enthusiasm for the mission of Ouelessebougou Alliance and humanitarian work
Comfortable making solicitations, sales and event experience preferred but not required
Self-motivated and dependable! Committed to finishing projects and requirements of internship
Ability to take initiative and work independently as well as in a team environment
Experience working remotely is a plus
Excellent communication and organizational skills
Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office programs, Google Docs, data entry, social media, etc.
Must have personal computer and phone
Benefits / Why Work With Us: 18-week internship from January – May, 2024. Flexible scheduling with meetings 1x a week and up to 3x a week starting the month of April.

January – April 15 hours/week
End April – May Extended event hours

We provide a flexible work schedule while working with a committed staff, board of directors, and other volunteers. We care about your experience and want you to get as much benefit and satisfaction while working with us as possible. This position will be fun as well as challenging and you will be supported by your manager as well as the board of directors.

$500 Stipend available upon successful completion of internship. We will also work with students to meet requirements for academic credit.
How to Apply: To Apply: Email resume and short cover letter to explaining why this opportunity interests you. Subject: OA Auction Intern
Closing Date: Open Until Filled
Location: Remote work with in-person meetings in Lehi 1-3x a week as the Gala approaches.


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Contact: Crys Lee
Phone: 425-786-7531