Public Education Internships


Industry: Non-Profit/Social Services
Program City: Washington D.C.


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Company Info

DC Public Education Fund (DCPEF) is the independent not-for-profit formed to catalyze philanthropy in support of strategic reform in the DC Public Schools. DCPEF’s mission is to dramatically improve student achievement in the District of Columbia by serving as a strategic partner to businesses, foundations, community leaders, and individual donors in supporting and investing in high-impact programs with DCPS. Their work includes attracting critic...

Internship Description

The Development Intern will be primarily responsible for assisting the DCPEF team in maintaining recordkeeping systems and files for existing major donors, assembling profiles, and compiling research on existing and potential funders for DCPS programs and initiatives. This opportunity is ideal for a candidate interested in learning about education policy or philanthropy. DCPEF is uniquely positioned to provide our interns with insight into the donor cultivation process, fundraising...

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