Your Route to Success!
Need an Internship? Want to make a difference?
Want to gain valuable Community Organizing skills?
Then the LVEJO Spring/Summer Internship is just what you were looking for!
Who are We?
The Little Village Environmental Justice Organization is a grassroots community led organization committed to leadership development for the sustainable self determination of Little Village and our neighbors.
About our Internship Program
The internships we offer will develop your leadership roles as community organizers. You will learn how to have effective organizing conversations, develop campaign strategies, promote tactful messaging, assess your own organizational power and that of our targets, allies, and opponents as well as recuit contituents and move into action. The focus will be on our Transit and Climate Justice campaign. We will provide a comprehensive understanding of transformative organizing methods and practices and educate the community on transit and environmental issues.
Internship: Community Organizer download application
Schedule: 10-15 hours per week for 6 months (flexible student-oriented hours)
Interns will recieve a monthly stipend
Fluency in Spanish or other languages relevant to the campaign
How to apply download application
Please send or drop off a cover letter, resume, and a one-page writing sample to Kim Wasserman, Executive Director of LVEJO to firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com
2856 S. Millard Ave Chicago, IL 60623
Phone:(773)762-6991 | FAX:(773)762-6993
LVEJO is an equal opportunity employe