Unpaid Internship at the German-American Heritage Foundation of the USA®

6 days left

Employer
German-American Heritage Foundation of the USA
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Dec 16, 2016
Closes
Apr 01, 2017
Industry
Nonprofit
Hours
Full Time

The German-American Heritage Foundation of the USA® and the German-American Heritage Museum of the USA™ are currently looking for interns for 2017.

Interns will work on event planning, research, and cross-cultural planning. Internship responsibilities include: - assistance in fundraising and member management - management and operations of a museum - communications, web and social media

We ask that interns be able to dedicate three days a week for three months. Please send résumé, cover letter, and three-page writing sample to info@gahmusa.org.

Mission:

The Heritage Museum's mission is to collect, record, preserve and exhibit the rich cultural legacy of Americans of German-speaking ancestry and make their contributions to American history available to audiences of all ages.

History: The German-American Heritage Museum of the USA™ opened in March, 2010 in a building once known as Hockemeyer Hall. Renovations were completed by the GAHF after acquiring the building in 2008. Located on 6th Street NW in the heart of the old European-American section of Washington, the Museum sits in what is now a thriving commercial neighborhood.

Internship site: German American Heritage Museum (Chinatown / Penn Quarter)

Web site: http://www.gahmusa.org/

info@gahmusa.org