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This is an unpaid internship.

Our Family Coalition advances equity for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) families with children through support, education, and advocacy.

Our Policy and Communications Program builds public education campaigns that advance equity for LGBTQ-headed families with children, builds parent capacity to create a vibrant media presence, and engages in statewide advocacy efforts. Our efforts have contributed to the implementation of the FAIR Education Act and the Modern Family Act.

Responsibilities:
Assist with outreach efforts through media, events, organizations, and coalitions;
Assist with current advocacy efforts, including tracking and reporting
Analyze previous campaigns, and provide recommendations to help further goals of current education and advocacy work;
Assist with the development and publication of research reports
Provide general support to the Policy and Communications Director and Executive Director, as well as overall assistance with broader campaign initiatives.

Qualifications:
Experience in research, organizing, and/or advocacy at a campaign-oriented organization;
Excellent written and oral communication skills;
Comfortable working with diverse community groups and coalitions;
Ability to work independently and take initiative;
Good organization and time-management skills;
Demonstrated knowledge and commitment to LGBT equality and social justice;
Able to work in a small, close-knit team environment.

Interns are accepted on an on-going, as needed basis. Minimum 2 month commitment; 4-16 hours/week; start/end date flexible. Our office is located in San Francisco, easily accessible by public transportation.

To apply, please email a cover letter explaining why you are interested in the Policy Intern position, along with a resume.

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• Location: San Francisco, San Francisco, CA

• Post ID: 49883587 sf
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