Summer Jobs that matter! Interview on Your Campus!
The Fund for the Public Interest is a national non-profit organization that
works to build support for progressive organizations across the country. We
run campaigns for the Sierra Club, the Human Rights Campaign, USPIRG, and
Environment America. This summer we will be in over 50 cities, working and
lobbying to help win environmental and social justice campaigns.
Last summer our staff helped ban off-shore drilling to protect our coasts,
repeal Don’t Ask Don’t Tell, and increase food safety standards to make
school lunches safer- all while building valuable leadership skills.
Currently, we have paid positions open on our campaign staff in each of our
locations. We require that interested candidates are hard workers and have
excellent communication skills.
As a member of our staff, you will fundraise, build membership for our
partner groups, and educate and activate citizens on pressing issues. You
will also have the opportunity to organize press conferences and build
coalitions with other non-profit organizations. While on staff, you gain
knowledge of pressing concerns our country is facing, learn how to
effectively generate public support, and obtain a firm understanding of the