Job Openings

Fundraising Intern

The Will County Humane Society is looking for Interns and Field Study Students for Spring, Summer and Fall semesters to assist the Fundraising Team.

Responsibilities Include:


  • Research and develop events in new fundraising markets
  • Research event venues and vendors, and help to get quotes
  • Provide assistance in implementing events
  • Help design invitations, flyers, and marketing materials
  • Implement event marketing and promotion strategies


  • Make connections with political officials, local businesses, and corporations
  • Recruit financial and in-kind support for the shelter
  • Maintain relationships with current sponsors and major donators.

Membership / Donations:

  • Assist in researching potential donors
  • Conduct in depth researching into new fundraising markets
  • Provide support in sending mailings and invitations
  • Maintain database records


  • Each internship position will also have administrative duties like file cleaning and data entry

For a full job description please click here.