Fundraising Intern Resume Samples

Through internship programs, a Fundraising Intern will learn the principles of non-profit and political fundraising and learn the nuances needed to make a career in this field. Common work activities are listed on the Fundraising Intern Resume as – assisting the team by conducting prospecting research, facilitating donor stewardship, maintaining the donor database; making presentations and calls, meeting set income targets, meeting donors, updating the database, and raising awareness of the fundraising among people through phone calls or by visiting them directly.

While the nature of the internship decides the exact duties, the needed skills are universally common and include the following – the ability to learn about environmental problems and be able to raise awareness amongst the public; fundraising skills, the ability to talk and listen to people and build rapport with a wide range of people; and multitasking skills. Most of the interns are graduate students.

Fundraising Intern Resume example

Fundraising Intern Resume

Objective : A recent psychology graduate who desires to obtain an entry-level position in a field that builds upon and utilizes my collegiate, internship and community experiences and activities.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Apple, Windows, Type 45 Wpm.

Description :

    1. Recorded maintenance, confidentiality, office procedures, spreadsheets, word processing, and database management.
    2. Researched materials for Caucus trainings, workshops, legislative initiatives, etc.
    3. Data entry for Caucus fundraising and communications database.
    4. Staffing Caucus events across the state.
    5. Compiled research on legislative affairs.
    6. Canvassed for Democratic contenders vying for positions in office e Phone banking.
    7. Worked various fundraising events.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
BS In Psychology


Fundraising Intern Resume

Objective : Very enthusiastic about the opportunity to secure a position with a reputable organization. Have provided high level of quality control and program administration to USAID and UN funded projects in international development. Confident that possess the capacities to provide project management and backstopping to effectively implement projects.

Skills : International Development, Professional With Experience.

Description :

    1. Supported the Fundraising Executive in the research and analysis for improvement and conduction of the 2014-15 fundraising program objectives.
    2. Collaborated with the development team and Executive Director in identifying and qualifying foundation, corporate and major gift prospects.
    3. Proactively conducted desk-based prospect research and other fundraising activities such as prospect research, event planning and organizing meetings.
    4. Successfully presented Redress sporting events criteria, corporate responsibility goals, funding objectives for 2015 to running groups and corporate responsibility manager at law firms.
    5. Actively communicated externally with +200 partner law firms, vendors and retailers to meet target corporate social responsibility requests.
    6. Assisted in designing fundraising tracking reports for donor contributions, grants, and schedules for solicitation.
    7. Accountable for processing and forwarding all donations that came into the office.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Post


Fundraising Intern Resume

Summary : Professional Fundraising Intern with extensive experience in personnel management, merchandising, inventory control, sales, and sales management.

Skills : Microsoft Office, GIS, Constant Contact, Government Relations, Consulting, Budget Analysis, Memo Drafting, Fundraising.

Description :

    1. Effectively helped raise $4.5 million through direct fundraising, making campaign the highest-funded in 2009 mayoral race.
    2. Drafted campaign literature including fundraising proposals, media advisories and press releases.
    3. Assisted in production of television ad campaign.
    4. Managed events, including fundraisers, meetings and press conferences.
    5. Received scholarship and recognition from the University of Houston, endorsed by former city council member Peter Brown.
    6. Maintained and created multiple databases using Excel.
    7. Assisted in several fundraising events by confirming auction items, posting signs, setting up information tables, collecting money and other various jobs.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Early Childhood Education

Fundraising Intern Resume

Headline : To obtain a Fundraising Intern position in an environment that will allow to work with individuals to utilize skills, education and experience as well as enhance professional growth.

Skills : Event Planning (Less than 1 year), Recruiting.

Description :

    1. Facilitated donor relationships and engagement strategies through building strong relationships with internal constituencies that included major.
    2. Conducted strategic consulting for fundraising planning and strategy development while controlling weekly organizational goals in order to add value.
    3. Created and lead a 5,000 dollar fundraising campaign in order to initiate funds for the organization's scholarship program.
    4. Worked closely with high-profile clients in order to meet their campaign funding needs Assisted raising between $20,000 and $200,000 per client.
    5. Assisted Community Director with efficient fundraisers and event planning Coordinates and facilitates biweekly meetings.
    6. Completed accurate data entry while gaining proficiency on the premiere fundraising platform The Raiser's Edge assisted with planning several special.
    7. Worked as a fundraiser for a congressional campaign.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    5-7 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Executive
    Education
    Education
    Bachelor Of Arts

    Fundraising Intern Resume

    Summary : Fundraisers organize events and campaigns to raise money and other kinds of donations for an organization. Also may design promotional materials and increase awareness of an organizations work, goals, and financial needs.

    Skills : Strong attention to detail, Passion for research.

    Description :

      1. Researched and solicited companies to donate auction items to STANDOUT fundraising event.
      2. Created Fundraising Plan for Athletic Department Community outreach for sponsors Develop Effective Social Media and Marketing Strategies Website.
      3. Contacted and coordinated with donors and sponsors for an event as well as collected donations and sent out appropriate acknowledgment letters.
      4. Developed a marketing plan to increase presence on social media and wrote weekly Facebook posts Recruited and coordinated with volunteers using .
      5. Researched and coordinated donors for various local and statewide campaigns - Helped plan, organize, and run fundraising events - Trained in NGP.
      6. Assisted in organizing items for live and silent auction Set up sign up genius for volunteers for annual Chili Cook-off Help with follow up after.
      7. Researched and applied for grants to provide funding for international projects.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    7-10 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Management
    Education
    Education
    Degree in communications

    Fundraising Intern Resume

    Summary : Work on a close-knit, enthusiastic team under the direction of a visionary fundraising director to meet and exceed fundraising goals. Stretch and improve communication and leadership skills and organizational capabilities in this pivotal role.

    Skills : Exceptional communication and relationship-building skills.

    Description :

      1. Engaged in fundraising strategic planning, respond and acknowledge major gifts from donors, perpetuate positive relationships with those who interact.
      2. Organized and coordinated fundraising programs for the ABA team Mentored by co-owner of team Justin Moore Assisted organization with solicitation.
      3. Researched Tax Incremental Funding (TIF) for housing incentives; primary coordinator/liaison to TIF funding candidates.
      4. Implemented a demographic analysis of residents for the Spring Grove Village Street Revitalization project.
      5. Conducted 19 in-person interview surveys to obtain residents' feedback for marketing and future planning.
      6. Maintained Donor Prospecting databases for multiple Democratic Senators and candidates, Representatives, and non-profit organizations.
      7. Coordinated meetings between donors and candidates in various cities to have donors contribute to and meet the candidates and support their campaigns.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    7-10 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Management
    Education
    Education
    Certificate in Fundraising

    Fundraising Intern Resume

    Summary : Fundraising Intern organize activities to raise funds or otherwise solicit and gather monetary donations or other gifts for an organization. Design and produce promotional materials. Also raise awareness of the organization's work, goals, and financial needs.

    Skills : Ability to use database software and donor management/fundraising software.

    Description :

      1. Planned, executed and promoted nine fundraising events totaling $30,000 in donations ($150,000 total between 10 teams) Solicit monetary donations, event.
      2. Managed social media outlets, drafted monthly and other narrative reports on program and in-country developments, tracked and maintained up-to-date.
      3. Devised detailed fundraising plan for well-known nonprofit, World Wide Orphans Association Conducted calls for annual gala donations and set up.
      4. Researched donation prospects to obtain more memberships and donations to KET.
      5. Wrote solicitation letters to gain donations.
      6. Completed data entry work and miscellaneous administrative work.
      7. Researched biographies of potential donors for our clients Created donation histories.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    7-10 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Management
    Education
    Education
    Diploma in Fundraising

    Fundraising Intern Resume

    Summary : Over 2 years of experience develop and maintain a donor database which includes a log of any contacts made with potential donors and sponsors. Oversee data entry and gift acknowledgment activities.

    Skills : Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint.

    Description :

      1. Researched potential sponsors.
      2. Wrote funding proposals and sending these to potential sponsors.
      3. Created marketing and promotional activities.
      4. Developed fundraising events.
      5. Maintained records of sponsors.
      6. Organized campaigns that will lead to donations.
      7. Trained volunteers.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    7-10 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Management
    Education
    Education
    Diploma in Fundraising

    Fundraising Intern Resume

    Summary : Fundraising Intern develops and coordinates the plan by which the organization raises funds, generates publicity, and meets its financial objectives. Organizes activities to raise funds or otherwise solicit and gather monetary donations or other gifts. Develops promotional materials and other means to raise awareness of the organizations work, goals, and financial needs.

    Skills : Self-motivated, proactive and detail-oriented team player.

    Description :

      1. Researched prospective donors.
      2. Created a strong fundraising message that appeals to potential donors.
      3. Identified and contacted potential donors.
      4. Used online platforms to raise donations.
      5. Organized campaigns or events to solicit donations.
      6. Maintained records of donor information.
      7. Evaluated the success of previous fundraising events.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    7-10 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Consultant
    Education
    Education
    Diploma in Fundraising

    Fundraising Intern Resume

    Summary : Fundraiser is to raise awareness about campaigns to people on the street, at public places, offices, on phone and inspire them to contribute funds and become financial supporters.

    Skills : Knowledge in nonprofit fundraising work, especially in establishing campaigns, tools and resources.

    Description :

      1. Raised funds for our cause and regularly meet or surpass fundraising targets.
      2. Researched potential donors to gain insight into needs, beliefs and donation habits to understand how to position our organization to them.
      3. Assisted in brainstorming and creating new methods to raise funds for our organization.
      4. Leveraged technology and social media where possible to improve fundraising activities.
      5. Assisted in planning and coordinating events meant to raise funds and coordinate activities of volunteers and interns related to event planning and execution.
      6. Created marketing materials, like flyers and brochures, to be used for the promotion of events and other fundraising pushes.
      7. Analyzed the performance of events and other fundraising activities for effectiveness and to identify areas where money can be saved.
    Years of Experience
    Experience
    7-10 Years
    Experience Level
    Level
    Management
    Education
    Education
    Diploma in Fundraising