LEEP Internships

Looking for a fun and exciting way to gain valuable work experience in the nonprofit sector? LEEP Administrative staff look for dedicated individuals who support the mission and vision of the organization, while providing the skills and strengths needed to enhance our programming.

LEEP’s Programming Intern will gain experience in a non-profit office setting and also gain experience directly working with LEEP participants. Interns will work with our Program Manager and Athletics Manager to help plan, implement, and evaluate programs that focus on inclusive education, recreation, and healthy living opportunities for people living with developmental and intellectual disabilities. The Programming Intern will work with the Administrative staff to gain experience in outreach and fundraising. The intern will also have the opportunity to work as a certified Special Olympics Coach during the summer Sports Season. This internship position is full-time (a minimum of 25 hours per week) and will include both typical (9am-5pm) and some non-typical hours (evenings and weekends). 


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"I learned a lot about how a nonprofit works. I loved working with participants and watching them evolve as individuals and as a team. I loved seeing all the aspects of LEEP and being able to do so much with the organization!"  
-Previous LEEP Intern