The New Mexico Wilderness Alliance is seeking an intern to assist in grant writing and fundraising efforts. The candidate should have excellent written and oral communication skills, and be self motivated and organized. This is an unpaid position, but may be eligible for academic credit.
You will have the opportunity to:
- Gain experience in non-profit grant writing and reporting
- Learn how to conduct foundation research
- Prepare letters of inquiry
- Get valuable on-the-job experience in implementation and tracking of annual fundraising plan and help protect Wilderness in New Mexico!
The New Mexico Wilderness Alliance’s organizing efforts span the state and involve many diverse groups, including ranchers, sportsmen, land grants, acequia communities, tribal and religious leaders, scientists, youth, and community leaders. We are the only statewide wilderness group in New Mexico with a proven track record of building diverse coalitions to protect our public lands. Currently, we are working to permanently protect over 2 million acres of wild public land that would protect important wildlife habitat, watersheds, grasslands and forests.
You will work directly with the Interim Executive Director to support the work to protect New Mexico’s best wild lands. If this sounds like the type of internship you would be interested in, please contact:
Interim Executive Director
New Mexico Wilderness Alliance
505-843-8696, ext. 106