Internship Opportunities

Downtown Inc accepts interns for the Fall and Spring semesters, as well as summer breaks.

development intern - summer 2017

Downtown Inc is seeking a current college student, current graduate student, or recent college graduate who is interested in serving as an intern and providing a wide range of database, administrative, marketing and general support to Downtown Inc development team. In return, Downtown Inc will provide an opportunity for the intern to gain experience in database management and familiarity with areas such as fundraising, philanthropy, Downtown development, and the day-to-day operations of a nonprofit organization.

The Development Intern will report to the Chief Marketing and Development Officer and will maintain donor records, acknowledge donations, and prepare correspondence regarding the organization and its programs.

To apply for the position, please submit a cover letter, resume, and one page writing sample by email to (please put “Development Intern” in the subject line). The position is available for immediate hire. Candidates are encouraged to submit applications as early as possible. No phone calls, please.

Business Development/Marketing Intern

Position Objective: To provide support to the Downtown Inc Small Business Liaison.
Examples of projects include, but are not limited to: maintenance of the downtown businesses directory, social media promotion of downtown retailers and restaurants, ribbon cutting press releases, communication of events and initiatives with merchants, and assistance with planning and coordination of workshops for merchants.

public relations/marketing intern

Position Objective: To effectively and properly communicate Downtown Inc initiatives. Examples of projects include, but are not limited to: press releases, e-newsletters, social media outreach and printed pieces for the organization.

Interested? Send resume and cover letter to