At Assemble, we assemble to assemble. We always are looking to bring more into the assemblage! Helping hands go a long way in here. There are internships as well as volunteer opportunities. If you are a college student, you might be able to get an internship credit or qualify for work-study.

If you are interested in joining our team, please send your cover letter and resume to info@assemblepgh.org.

Development Assistant

Assemble is seeking an enthusiastic student to serve as the Development Assistant. This internship is an opportunity to work development, fundraising, and donor management projects that will have a true impact on the sustainability of the organization.

Internship duties:

  • Research grants
  • Write grant proposals drafts
  • Conduct research to add potential contributors and supporters
  • Assist in developing timeline for donor and sponsor continual engagement
  • Manage Donor Database
  • Plan a social fundraiser
  • Compile research on STEAM/Maker Education topics for grants
  • Attend and contribute to Board Committee meetings when possible

Outreach Assistant

Assemble is seeking an enthusiastic student to serve as the Outreach Assistant. This internship is an opportunity to organize experiences, plan community engagements, and utilize making as marketing. This extrovert role will assist in getting the word out of our programs and build trust with in our communities.

Internship duties:

  • Develop marketing materials for programs
  • Research better ways to communicate with our kids, parents, and makers
  • Assist in coordinating tabling activities and events
  • Aid in social media and outreach campaigns
  • Utilize authentic methods of community engagement
  • Assist in relationship building through empathy and accessibility
  • Compile research on outreach hubs
  • Attend community meetings as well
  • Attend and contribute to Board Committee meetings when possible