We strive to attract, develop and retain the most talented individuals as a part of our team. We are committed to a work environment that provides a values-based culture, competitive pay and benefits, developmental opportunities and work-life balance.
We welcome inquiries and resumes on an ongoing basis. Please email Margaret Eigsti, program associate, at firstname.lastname@example.org to share your cover letter and resume for future consideration.
Time frame: January 2018 – August 2018
Hours: 15-20 hours/week
The mission of the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland is to extend the values of Jesus Christ by improving the lives of people most in need, with special attention to families, women, and children living in poverty. As a Catholic organization, the foundation extends the values of Jesus Christ through the mission of its founders – the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine – and also works to sustain the ministries of Catholic sisters. To help us achieve our mission, the Foundation acts as a grantmaker, convener and collaborator with community partners.
The Foundation is seeking a graduate-level intern with a passion and commitment to social justice. This position would provide an excellent opportunity to experience the non-profit world through the philanthropic lens. The ideal candidate should demonstrate independence, initiative and maturity. The candidate should be able to work in a small, team-oriented environment and possess strong writing, analytical and organizational skills.
The grant program intern will primarily support the St. Ann Legacy and Good Samaritan Grant Programs. He/she will provide other programmatic support as needed.
St. Ann Legacy Grant Program
The St. Ann Legacy Grant Program provides grant support to ministries in the Dioceses of Cleveland and Youngstown that are sponsored or led by Catholic Sisters or programs at other organizations where women religious are significantly involved. The purpose of these grants is to support the Sisters at work in our region today especially as they face rapidly changing demographics. The grant program intern will support the program staff in the management and implementation of the St. Ann Legacy grant program.
Good Samaritan Grant Program
The Good Samaritan Grant Program responds to our community’s challenge of ensuring that its residents can meet their basic needs. It supports non-profit organizations for which a modest grant would make a difference in continuing to provide necessary and immediate goods and services to individuals living in poverty. The grant program intern will support the program staff in the management and implementation of the Good Samaritan grant program. Specific responsibilities related to both grant programs include:
Candidates should possess:
Apply today. Email your resume and cover letter to Margaret Eigsti at email@example.com. No phone calls, please.