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The Brotherhood of Excellence Academy
Rocky Mount , North Carolina

Internship Description:

About The Brotherhood of Excellence Academy:

We are a newly formed nonprofit (501)(3)(c) organization with the mission of "Ending fatherless generations by preparing young males for Enrollment, Enlistment, Entrepreneurship Employment and Empowerment”

The Brotherhood of Excellence Academy is a faith based out of school enrichment program with a vision of every male discovering and fulfilling their authentic destiny.

We are seeking a Development Intern to work in our Rocky Mount, NC office. This is an unpaid position.  

Position Overview:

The Development Intern will work with the Executive Director to solicit donations for our programming and organization operations. This position takes on an active role in creating a compelling written and visual story of our program through print, email and online fundraising campaigns. The position will work in the implementation of the Development/Fundraising plan for the organization including donor relations, brand awareness, and event planning.

Essential Duties:

Fundraising, Communications, & Donor Relations 

  • Oversees the creation and mailing of gift acknowledgment letters to donors
  • Creates compelling email, web, and direct mail fundraising strategy
  • Photography/Videography of events for social media outlets, website and brand awareness
  • Creating written content for press releases and designing newsletters and e(newsletters)
  •   Work with the Executive Director on drafting and implementing the organization development/fundraising plan
  • Assist in the coordination of events including solicitation of donations, volunteer recruitment and management, soliciting corporate sponsorships and donations
  • Building donor relationships through brand awareness
  • Setting up and utilizing crowdfunding platforms for the organization
  • Attending various community events for the organization for brand awareness
  • Develop creative ways to keep donors engaged

 Database Management 

  • Accurately captures and maintains all donor information, gift information and moves management information in Bloomerang
  • Ensure volunteers track time

 Other Duties

  • Write a sustainability plan for the position to be reviewed by the Executive Director
  • Other duties as assigned by Executive Director


Required Education/Experience:

  • Undergraduate and graduate students
  • 1-year experience in communications, fundraising, marketing, nonprofit organization experience, or similar field
  • Technology savvy in Word, Excel, Google, Power Point, Adobe Illustrator or similar programs.
  • Strong oral, written and graphic design skills
  • Trustworthy, Communication, fundraising, creative & innovative thinking, ethics & integrity, financial management, relationship building, and results-focused

For more information regarding our organization, visit https://www.brotherhoodofexcellenceacademy.com


To apply, please send resume, cover letter, and references to brotherhoodeacademy@gmail.com by October 31, 2019

Position open until filled

Undergraduate and Graduate students welcomed each semester