Grant Writing & Fundraising Intern
Media Projects, Inc. has need for a Grant Writing & Fundraising intern. Candidate must meet the following requirements.
- Develop grant proposals
- Assist in implementing current grants
- Research potential funders
- Graphics/Internet Assistant
- Develop regular updates to the MPI website that will be approved and sent to our webmistress.
- Implement new online marketing initiatives.
- Responsible for photo maintenance, including minor retouching and organization of photo files.
- Maintain and catalogue digital archives of past promotional materials
- Perform general office tasks, including copying, filing and mailing materials
- Good working knowledge of Photoshop
- Strong attention to detail required.
- Help with internet research
- Develop promotional materials
- Implement unique Web marketing techniques and help with website upkeep.
Films in Progress
"Every Shoe has a story. Every woman has both." SOLE SISTERS will be a documentary film about women's lives seen through personal stories about their shoes. Anchored by the film, Media Projects will develop a multi-media platform with educational and entertainment experiences that include the web, theater and publishing opportunities.
The Battle For Our Neighborhood
Tells the human impact of development over the past 15 years in a Dallas neighborhood. Its story can be repeated in other cities around the country.
JOHN KIZELL: A Slave Fights Slavery
Recounts the heroic life of John Kizell - seized from his African village and brought to Charles Town, S.C. as a slave in 1773. Eventually, he returned to Africa as a free man to fight the slave trade.