• Application Deadline: 01/28/2019
  • Company: Clean Water Action
  • Location: Ann Arbor, Michigan
Clean Water Action is currently accepting applications for Winter 2018 and Summer 2019 internship programs. Clean Water Action’s internship provides motivated and talented individuals an opportunity to gain hands-on experience in politics, communications, and advocacy.
 
Interns will work alongside our full time professional outreach team to inform and activate the public about our national and state campaigns to protect clean water, fight climate change, expose the impacts of oil and gas production, find safe alternatives to toxic chemicals, and more. In 2018, our teams will be focused on holding our Congressional representatives accountable to help win victories for our water, health, and communities.
 
Since our founding during the campaign to pass the landmark Clean Water Act in 1972, Clean Water Action has worked to win strong health and environmental protections by bringing issue expertise, solution-oriented thinking and people power to the table. We will protect clean water in the face of attacks from a polluter friendly Administration and Congress.
 
Responsibilities:
Promote action on progressive issues to influence national, state, and local decision makers.
Provide communication with people that is independent of the mass media
Recruit members by collecting signatures and contact info.
Raise funds to support our research, lobbying and educational campaigns
Identify and activate individuals who wish to participate in other activities, including letter writing, attending meetings, volunteer time, turning out the vote, etc.
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