Concord, NH



Position Overview

The ACLU of NH Development Internship program is designed to provide individuals the opportunity to learn a range of donor development and fundraising skills. The intern would be responsible for supporting various fundraising activities to advance the organization’s mission to protect and advance civil liberties in New Hampshire.

The position is based in Concord and will be required to report in-person for weekly meetings and check-ins. The intern will be expected to attend staff meetings (usually Mondays at 11:00am).  They will spend the first 4-6 weeks in the office or until their training is complete.

The intern will learn valuable professional tools, such as SalesForce, Asana and other digital platforms The Intern would be expected to work 18 hours a week for a period of 36 weeks. The non-negotiable salary is $17.00 per hour. Health benefits are not offered for this position.

Job Description

The Intern will be responsible for a range of functions designed to increase contribution revenues, retain support of existing donors, and enhance donor cultivation efforts. The Intern will be responsible for communicating with ACLU donors to advance Development’s cultivation efforts and managing basic departmental functions.

The Intern’s responsibilities include:

  • Phone, email, write and text donors.
  • Track donor engagement activities.
  • Manage mailing lists for print and electronic materials.
  • Generate reports from the department’s databases.
  • Conduct online research of prospective donors.
  • Schedule meetings.


  • Proficiency with office technology, including Microsoft suite (Word, Excel, Outlook), Google suite, MS Teams, and Asana.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong organizational skills, ability to manage multiple projects, and meet deadlines.


The ACLU of NH is an equal opportunity and equity-based employer. We value a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture. The ACLU of NH encourages applications from all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, national origin, marital status, citizenship, disability, previous incarceration or involvement in the criminal justice system (consistent with legal and job requirements), or veteran status. We provide a collegial work environment, with flexibility (subject to job requirements).

The ACLU of NH is committed to providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If you are selected for an interview, you will receive additional information regarding how to request accommodation for the interview process.


This position requires the ability to operate a computer, laptop, and other office equipment, as well as personal electronic devices needed to write, communicate, and perform other functions of the job in a professional office setting.


Applicants should email a cover letter and their resume to jobs@aclu-nh.org and indicate “Development Intern” in the subject line. All attachments should be formatted in Microsoft Word or as a PDF. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Please indicate where you learned of this job posting. No phone calls or walk-ins.