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Student Organizing Intern (16 hrs/week)

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Time Commitment: 16 hrs/week

Location: In Person (Poughkeepsie, NY) or Remote

Responsibilities:

  • Shift Facilitation, facilitating phonebank shifts (monitoring team builder, slack, and debrief), answering questions in the slack and during the debrief, collecting questions/feedback for staff
  • Intern Management, checking in with interns each week to help them assess their work, gather feedback and prepare reports
  • Meeting Facilitation, preparing for and leading intern meetings/trainings
  • Organizational Recruitment, contacting our lists of students who are interested in volunteering and talking to them about volunteer opportunities and signing them up for shifts. Researching and reaching out to new bases (high school students, new campuses)
  • Relational Recruitment, talking to your friends/family/peers about the campaigns and seeing if they would like to make a call to a legislator and/or join you for a volunteer shift
  • Political Education, doing readings on organizing theory, movement building, organizational culture
  • Fundraising, participating as a fundraising team member in our fundraising drive from June 9 – June 15, asking personal networks to donate.
  • Phonebanking, making calls to local community members and organizational contacts to discuss our campaigns and mobilize them to take action with us
  • Potentially…
    • Phonebank Data Management, uploading and monitoring thrutalk data, managing wrong number and follow up data from phonebank
    • Event Planning, planning and doing outreach for welcome events, political education sessions, etc. 
    • Admin Work, supporting our administrative coordinator Lissa with data entry, managing volunteer and donor databases
    • Onboarding, supporting the onboarding of new interns/volunteers

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WHO WE ARE

COMING TOGETHER TO TRANSFORM NEW YORK.

For too long, greedy corporations, billionaires, and political elites have used their wealth and power to rig our country against us. We’re fighting to put power back in our hands.