The Friends of the Betsie Valley Trail, a non-profit organization dedicated to the development and successful operation of the Betsie Valley Trail, is offering Communications Internships to interested local students 16 years of age and up.
This is your opportunity to help make a better trail for our entire community and at the same time, gain valuable experience working with the experienced staff of the Friends of the Trail.
Some of the activities you’ll have the opportunity to work on include:
In addition to gaining experience with the above activities and systems, you’ll have the opportunity to develop the organization’s first social media calendar or other similar projects you may be interested in working on.
Adherence to proper physical distancing will be observed with these internship roles. All communications will take place virtually. Student is expected to have Internet access and some proficiency in using various software. Introductory training will be provided on the platforms mentioned above. From time-to-time, the role calls for images or video to be gathered along the trail to support and generate interest in articles and posts.
Expected duration of this internship is 6 months, with a weekly time involvement of approx. 3 hours.
How to Apply
Interested students should send a letter describing their personal interest in the Betsie Valley Trail and in this internship opportunity. Please include:
Please send the above to: Jim Gribble, email@example.com Director of Marketing & Public Relations, Friends of the Betsie Valley Trail