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Current Internship Opportunities

Events and Engagement Intern (Spring 2023 Student Internship)

 The Events and Engagement Intern will mainly assist with United Way’s event planning processes, including our Women United Power of the Purse event and Women United's Annual Breakfast. This individual will also be tasked with other forms of community engagement, including participation in our 365 Small Business Circle outreach as well as some marketing and social media projects. Applications due Monday, January 10th. 

Community Impact Intern (Spring 2023 Student Internship)

The Community Impact Intern will primarily support the Community Impact Manager & Development Manager in convening community leaders to create participate in the Community Investment Process to assist in communications efforts that will assist United Way in creating positive change within Kankakee & Iroquois Counties. Applications due Monday, January 10th. 

See instructions on how to apply within the position description documents. For more information on United Way's Spring 2023 Student Internships, please contact our office at 815-932-7476 or email

United Way fights for the health, education, and financial stability of every person in every community. We mobilize resources and foster connections to strengthen lives and build a caring community of change-makers.