Alliance for African Assistance

Social Media Intern

Posted: 07.01.16
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Volunteer Description:

 The International Development Social Media Intern will work with the Child Scholarship Program to produce written materials, enhancing the overall quality of our program services, marketing, and outreach. We are looking for an enthusiastic individual who is interested in writing, research, international development, and social media. Our ideal candidate is passionate about improving the lives of children in the developing world through education.


• Write biweekly blogs pertaining to CSP

• Research relevant content for blogs/Facebook/Instagram/Twitter/other written materials including: Ugandan education, Acholi region, conflict in Northern Uganda, current events in East Africa, current events with Alliance for African Assistance/ refugee content, etc

• Create Facebook, Instagram, Twitter posts as needed

Create content for our monthyl newsletter.



The position requires a minimum 3 month commitment for 2-6 hours per week.

• Excellent command of written English including: grammar, sentence construction, paragraph flow, etc
• Good proof reading skills, detail oriented, and organized
• Familiarity with social media (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Blogs, Flickr,) and MS Word, Publisher, Power Point



This position offers insight into the operations of a nonprofit organization and valuable experience to enhance your resume. Although this position is unpaid, we are happy to provide an internship description and verification if you are seeking to attain college credit.


TO APPLY, please email a resume to