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Calling Change Makers & Animal Advocates

You Are Needed!

AZ CARE Rescue is looking for interns who are as passionate about animals as we are and want to partner with our rescue to work to reduce the euthanasia rate in our state. We are a non-profit, 501(c)(3) corporation which operates a no kill rescue and foster care program for stray, abandoned and neglected dogs, puppies, cats, and kittens. Interns with a variety of skills are needed to ensure the success of our rescue – only together can we make the difference in their lives!

0Million The number cats and dogs euthanized in shelters each year
0Million Number of euthanized that are healthy and treatable and could have been adopted into new homes (80%)

Internships

 

Job Title: AZ Care Intern: Grant Writer
Location: Remote/In Person
Immediate Supervisor: Vice President: Alexander Wright
Board Supervisor: Vice President: Alexander Wright

 

Job Summary:

Calling all proficient writers! If you are a student who is looking to learn about applying your skills towards grant writing, this is a great opportunity to use your writing and researching skills and gain professional experience. AZ CARE Rescue is seeking a GRANT WRITING INTERN to join our team. We are looking for interns who are as passionate about animals as we are and want to partner with our rescue to work to reduce the euthanasia rate in our state.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Developing and writing high-quality grant proposals (including narratives, budgets, financials, incorporating relevant and current statistics, funder requirements, and other supporting documentation)
  • Researching new grant prospects and ensuring alignment with current program priorities, strategic plan, initiatives, and mission
  • Partners with board of directors to compile financials and data in support of grant applications
  • Coordinates with the board of directors to maintain organized and accurate electronic grant files
  • Complete other duties as assigned

Knowledge, Skill and Experience:

  • Ability to read and interpret documents (such as accreditation requirements, agency funding guidelines, procedure manuals)
  • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence
  • Willingness to learn
  • Ability to solve practical problems
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form
  • Strong written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task effectively
  • Must be highly proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • High attention to detail and accuracy

Who We Are:
AZ Center for Animal Rescue and Education (AZ CARE) is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit all breed dog and cat rescue in Arizona. We are dedicated to reducing the euthanasia rate in our state through education, spay/neuter programs and adoption events. Our network of foster homes provides a safe haven for dogs/cats while they wait for their forever homes. Our education programs will include youth programs to get the next generation involved in the pet overpopulation epidemic and strive to find a way to end the suffering in our shelters, state and nationwide. Interns have the opportunity to develop valuable skills while making real contributions to the rescue’s mission.
Learn more by visiting our website: azcarerescue.org.

 

 

Job Title: AZ Care Intern: Community Outreach
Location: Remote
Immediate Supervisor: Creative Director: Breanna Wright
Board Supervisor: Vice President: Alexander Wright

 

Job Summary:

Calling all creative minds! If you are a student who is seeking to build your portfolio, this is a great opportunity to use your creative talent and gain professional experience. AZ CARE Rescue is seeking a COMMUNITY OUTREACH INTERN to join our team. We are looking for interns who are as passionate about animals as we are and want to partner with our rescue to work to reduce the euthanasia rate in our state.

Essential Functions and Duties:

  • Participate in brainstorming, creation, development, and implementation of community fundraisers
  • Prepare accurate records and reports on the goals of the fundraising plan
  • Nurture new and old relationships with collaborative partners
  • Assist in the organization of special events, including donor/volunteer appreciation events
  • Creation of strategies to retain and grow current partners, volunteers, and donors

Knowledge, Skill and Experience:

  • Ability to keep projects on track creatively and in accordance with production deadlines
  • Strong organization and time management skills
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • A positive attitude and flexibility for last-minute changes

Who We Are:
AZ Center for Animal Rescue and Education (AZ CARE) is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit all breed dog and cat rescue in Arizona. We are dedicated to reducing the euthanasia rate in our state through education, spay/neuter programs and adoption events. Our network of foster homes provides a safe haven for dogs/cats while they wait for their forever homes. Our education programs will include youth programs to get the next generation involved in the pet overpopulation epidemic and strive to find a way to end the suffering in our shelters, state and nationwide. Interns have the opportunity to develop valuable skills while making real contributions to the rescue’s mission.
Learn more by visiting our website: azcarerescue.org.

 

How to Apply:
Please email Creative Director, Breanna Wright with Interest breanna@azcarerescue.org.

 

Job Title: AZ Care Intern: Community Outreach
Location: Remote
Immediate Supervisor: Creative Director: Breanna Wright
Board Supervisor: Vice President: Alexander Wright

 

Job Summary:

Calling all creative minds! If you are a student who is seeking to build your portfolio, this is a great opportunity to use your creative talent and gain professional experience. AZ CARE Rescue is seeking a COMMUNITY OUTREACH INTERN to join our team. We are looking for interns who are as passionate about animals as we are and want to partner with our rescue to work to reduce the euthanasia rate in our state.

Essential Functions and Duties:

  • Participate in brainstorming, creation, development, and implementation of community fundraisers
  • Prepare accurate records and reports on the goals of the fundraising plan
  • Nurture new and old relationships with collaborative partners
  • Assist in the organization of special events, including donor/volunteer appreciation events
  • Creation of strategies to retain and grow current partners, volunteers, and donors

Knowledge, Skill and Experience:

  • Ability to keep projects on track creatively and in accordance with production deadlines
  • Strong organization and time management skills
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • A positive attitude and flexibility for last-minute changes

Who We Are:
AZ Center for Animal Rescue and Education (AZ CARE) is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit all breed dog and cat rescue in Arizona. We are dedicated to reducing the euthanasia rate in our state through education, spay/neuter programs and adoption events. Our network of foster homes provides a safe haven for dogs/cats while they wait for their forever homes. Our education programs will include youth programs to get the next generation involved in the pet overpopulation epidemic and strive to find a way to end the suffering in our shelters, state and nationwide. Interns have the opportunity to develop valuable skills while making real contributions to the rescue’s mission.
Learn more by visiting our website: azcarerescue.org.

 

How to Apply:
Please email Creative Director, Breanna Wright with Interest breanna@azcarerescue.org.

 

Job Title: AZ Care Intern: Content Creator
Location: Remote
Immediate Supervisor: Creative Director: Breanna Wright
Board Supervisor: Vice President: Alexander Wright

 

Job Summary:

Calling all creative minds! If you are a student who is seeking to build your portfolio, this is a great opportunity to use your creative talent and gain professional experience. AZ CARE Rescue is seeking a CONTENT CREATOR INTERN to join our team. We are looking for interns who are as passionate about animals as we are and want to partner with our rescue to work to reduce the euthanasia rate in our state.

Essential Functions and Duties:

  • Participate in the brainstorming and creation of concepts
  • Write and publish various types of pieces for our rescue’s web pages (such as informative articles)
  • Research information for rescue related topics
  • May conduct interviews for research in person or on the phone
  • Prepare well-structured drafts using digital word processing and publishing platforms.

Knowledge, Skill and Experience:

  • Ability to keep projects on track creatively and in accordance with production deadlines
  • Strong organization and time management skills
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • A positive attitude and flexibility for last-minute changes

Who We Are:
AZ Center for Animal Rescue and Education (AZ CARE) is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit all breed dog and cat rescue in Arizona. We are dedicated to reducing the euthanasia rate in our state through education, spay/neuter programs and adoption events. Our network of foster homes provides a safe haven for dogs/cats while they wait for their forever homes. Our education programs will include youth programs to get the next generation involved in the pet overpopulation epidemic and strive to find a way to end the suffering in our shelters, state and nationwide. Interns have the opportunity to develop valuable skills while making real contributions to the rescue’s mission.
Learn more by visiting our website: azcarerescue.org.

 

How to Apply:
Please email Creative Director, Breanna Wright with Interest breanna@azcarerescue.org.

 

Job Title: AZ Care Intern: Social Media
Location: Remote
Immediate Supervisor: Creative Director: Breanna Wright
Board Supervisor: Vice President: Alexander Wright

 

Job Summary:

Calling all creative minds! If you are a student who is seeking to build your portfolio, this is a great opportunity to use your creative talent and gain professional experience. AZ CARE Rescue is seeking a SOCIAL MEDIA INTERN to join our team. We are looking for interns who are as passionate about animals as we are and want to partner with our rescue to work to reduce the euthanasia rate in our state.

Essential Functions and Duties:

  • Participate in the brainstorming and creation of concepts
  • Responsible for the creation, development, and implementation of media campaigns
  • Highlighting upcoming events
  • Advertise the rescue’s furry friends to increase adoption chances
  • Find and share the rescue’s or relevant stories on multiple social media accounts

Knowledge, Skill and Experience:

  • Ability to keep projects on track creatively and in accordance with production deadlines
  • Strong organization and time management skills
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • A positive attitude and flexibility for last-minute changes
  • Understanding and usage of multiple forms of social media

Who We Are:
AZ Center for Animal Rescue and Education (AZ CARE) is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit all breed dog and cat rescue in Arizona. We are dedicated to reducing the euthanasia rate in our state through education, spay/neuter programs and adoption events. Our network of foster homes provides a safe haven for dogs/cats while they wait for their forever homes. Our education programs will include youth programs to get the next generation involved in the pet overpopulation epidemic and strive to find a way to end the suffering in our shelters, state and nationwide. Interns have the opportunity to develop valuable skills while making real contributions to the rescue’s mission.
Learn more by visiting our website: azcarerescue.org.

 

How to Apply:
Please email Creative Director, Breanna Wright with Interest breanna@azcarerescue.org.

 

Job Title: AZ Care Intern: Graphic Design
Location: Remote
Immediate Supervisor: Creative Director: Breanna Wright
Board Supervisor: Vice President: Alexander Wright

 

Job Summary:

Calling all creative minds! If you are a student who is seeking to build your portfolio, this is a great opportunity to use your creative talent and gain professional experience. AZ CARE Rescue is seeking a GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERN to join our team. We are looking for interns who are as passionate about animals as we are and want to partner with our rescue to work to reduce the euthanasia rate in our state.

Essential Functions and Duties:

  • Participate in the brainstorming and creation of concepts
  • Create Posters, Fliers, and other digital marketing materials
  • Collaborate with the Creative Director on projects

Knowledge, Skill and Experience:

  • Ability to keep projects on track creatively and in accordance with production deadlines
  • Strong organization and time management skills
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • A positive attitude and flexibility for last-minute changes
  • Required: Knowledge and proficiency of Photoshop
  • Preferred but not required: Knowledge and proficiency in Illustrator and InDesign

Who We Are:
AZ Center for Animal Rescue and Education (AZ CARE) is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit all breed dog and cat rescue in Arizona. We are dedicated to reducing the euthanasia rate in our state through education, spay/neuter programs and adoption events. Our network of foster homes provides a safe haven for dogs/cats while they wait for their forever homes. Our education programs will include youth programs to get the next generation involved in the pet overpopulation epidemic and strive to find a way to end the suffering in our shelters, state and nationwide. Interns have the opportunity to develop valuable skills while making real contributions to the rescue’s mission.
Learn more by visiting our website: azcarerescue.org.

 

How to Apply:
Please email Creative Director, Breanna Wright with Interest breanna@azcarerescue.org.

 

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