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Houston Area Urban League Internship

Houston Area Urban League

Organization Name
Houston Area Urban League

5320 Griggs Rd.
Houston, TX 77021

Organization Description
The mission of the Houston Area Urban League is to enable African Americans and other minorities to secure economic self-reliance, parity, power and civil rights.

Description of Internship
Perform duties that support child and youth development.  Organize and assist with the implementation of planned activities to ensure participants are going to the maximum benefit.

  • Assist with planning program events/activities (i.e. field trips).
  • Assist with attendance maintaining records and other records and reports.
  • Assist with program tasks (i.e. developing flyers, copying, phone calls).
  • Other duties as assigned.

Criteria for Interns
Six months experience with children/youth program and office experience.  Candidates for a degree in Social Sciences, Education, or Social Work.  Skills: Excellent written, oral communication and interpersonal skills (must possess strong interpersonal relations skills)  Some computer skills (i.e. MS Office applications) and integration of technical training with soft skill training.

Felicia Jackson
(email preferred initially)