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Covenant House Texas Internship

Organization Name
Covenant House Texas

Covenant House Texas
1111 Lovett Blvd.
Houston, Texas 77006
Fax:  713-523-6904

Covenant House Texas (CHT) is seeking an intern to work during summer semester 2013. The internship is available to undergraduate students studying public relations or journalism. The hours range from 10-15 hours a week. May not need to be at CHT all the time – will be able to do writing assignments off campus. The internship is unpaid.  

The intern will assist the Public Relations Specialist in all phases of the Development/Public Relations department to gain practical hands on experience in the following areas:  

  • Interviewing staff, clients and volunteers for internal and external newsletters
  • Helping to develop an e-newsletter
  • Assist with updating website
  • Assist with on-line marketing efforts
  • Helping with social media, including the CHT Facebook page
  • Assisting with contacting organizations for Speaker’s Bureau
  • Assist with Annual Report
  • Updating media directory
  • Monitoring media coverage
  • Taking photographs

Intern may also be asked to participate in brainstorming sessions and client meetings when appropriate.

Required Experience
Candidate must have basic understanding of writing for newsletters, brochures and press releases.

Location: Montrose area

Contact Name
Carolyn Garrard
Public Relations Coordinator
Dir Line: 713-630-5619

Contact Number

Fax:  713-523-6904