Marketing Intern/Volunteer - unpaid position                     


Dates: Jan., 2020 - May, 2020 (start and end dates are flexible)

Location: SCAUW office in Elk River, Mn



Sherburne County Area United Way (SCAUW) has a rare opportunity for a Marketing Intern.

The Marketing Intern will assist in all aspects of marketing and communication for SCAUW until the Digital Content Lead goes on maternity leave. Once the Digital Content Lead is on leave, the intern will continue to lead the marketing efforts. This position offers a variety of marketing tasks with real-life experience!



  • Oversee social media (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter) 

  • Maintain website (Wix)

  • Create marketing and event materials for major fundraiser such as social media posts, event programs, sponsorship banners, and surveys.

  • Send out monthly newsletter (Constant Contact)

  • Collaborate with others

  • Maintain regular communication with staff and committees



  • Be available at least 20 hours a week between the hours of 9am - 4:30pm M -TH

  • Willingness to learn

  • Positive attitude

  • Ability to work independently and as a team

  • Ability to take direction

  • Willingness to help in any aspect of the organization that may be needed

  • General knowledge of graphic design

  • Have an eye for detail and proofreading

  • Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite a plus



  • Résumé building experience in marketing, communications, fundraising, and other aspects of community relations 

  • Great opportunity to learn about what happens behind the scenes of a nonprofit

  • Excellent support network that fosters a learning environment


If this Marketing Intern opportunity piques your interest, please reach out to me to further discuss the position!

Sherburne County Area United Way
PO Box 36
18334 Joplin St. NW
Elk River, MN 55330

Phone: (763) 633-5886
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