Gain an understanding of non-profit management, work within a public school educational environment, learn both grant writing and grant management skills, grow the organization’s marketing footprint, and develop skills for future board member positions.

IDEAL FOR: Communications majors, Marketing majors, Business majors, Education majors, and anyone interested in non-profit management.

RESPONSIBILITIES: Primarily responsible for the overall support of a non-profit organization and the continuing growth and operation of the Tools4Schools Warehouse. General responsibilities include the following although tasks can be geared toward the interest of the intern:


  • general support to the Foundation
  • development of annual Classroom Innovation Grants booklet, annual newsletter, and other marketing materials
  • identification of, and writing for, new grants
  • development of social network sites
  • event support

Tools4Schools Warehouse:

  • Place orders
  • Meet with local businesses to secure local material donations.

This is an unpaid internship. Course credit available.

TO APPLY: Please submit a one page letter describing your interest in this position. A resume and/or a letter of recommendation from a reference of your choice may also be included. For more information, please contact Jodi Gillette, Executive Director, (434) 515-5081 or