Internship Positions for College Students Interested in Working On Sustainability Initiatives


With a mission “To empower and support students as they become environmental sustainability leaders”, GreenAllies wants to create internships that provide unique and exciting opportunities that make a difference.

Who Should Apply?

Motivated college students who are interested in working with a fast-growing nonprofit seeking to promote sustainability through student empowerment. If you love working for environmental preservation, willing to meet new people, enjoy networking and building relationships, and want to make a difference to local communities and regional school students, then you should consider applying.

Location:

With some internship positions, most of the work will be done remotely. Outdoor Internships at: The Althouse Arboretum 1794 Gilbertsville Road Pottstown, PA

Time Commitment:

Time can be negotiated based on the student request 10-15 Hours per week (Summer: May through August) or Options available during other times of year, contact GreenAllies

Internship Positions/Responsibilities: 

At the Althouse Arboretum:

  •  Land Manager: Responsible for maintenance and development of our environmental education center trails, features, and public gardens.
        > Land Manager Description
  • Education Assistant: Plan, design and run summer camps and other public environmental education programs.   
        > Education Assistant Description
  • Organic Farm Manager: Run and manage our 1 acre student-run vegetable farm.  Harvest for our CSA to support families in need throughout the Pottstown region.

Remote Options:

  •  Assistant Development Coordinator: Create and implement a development plan that details how GreenAllies identifies funding sources such as grants, in-kind donations, and marketing opportunities.
        > Assistant Development Coordinator Description
  • Digital Media and Design Coordinator: Use your design skills to create beautiful and easy-to-understand content for the GreenAllies programs.
        > Digital Media/Design Coordinator Description
  • Communications Coordinator: Develop advertising strategies for GreenAllies programs, maintain connections with partners, donors and students, and work on media relations.
        > Communications Coordinator Description

How to Apply

Please contact  Ken Hamilton ken@green-allies.org at GreenAllies for more information and questions.

 

Student Run Organic Farm at the Althouse Arboretum.

Managing the bee hive

 

Intern team managing wildflower gardens