University of Wisconsion - Eau Claire




Junior Achievement Marketing/Social Media Intern - Spring Semester

30 hours

Community partner: Junior Achievement
Supervisor: Lynn Barrie
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Ending Date:

Service-Learning Proposal Description


Briefly describe the project and the community need to be addressed.

Answer In this position you will work closely with the Marketing and Development Manager in the promotion and marketing of JA efforts assisting in all aspects of planning, implementing and marketing for various special events and marketing efforts through-out the year. Intern Responsibilities may include: Assist in marketing Junior Achievement- Northwest District, including: creating promotional materials as needed; Create posts for the District’s social media outlet that include Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn; Help plan upcoming special events, including securing raffle and auction prizes, planning logistics, creating promotional materials and content, etc.; Assist in event day set up, take down, and any other event detail as needed; Write brief articles for bi-monthly e-newsletters and other marketing materials. The community need to be addressed is: To inspire and prepare 2-12 students to succeed in a global economy.


What is the mission of the agency or organization?

Answer Junior Achievement of Wisconsin, Northwest District is a non-profit organization that presents economic life skills through hands-on education programs to area youth. JA volunteers present hands-on programs to 2-12 students during the school by throughout the school year. The organization’s purpose is to inspire and prepare 2-12 students to succeed in a global economy.


What skills are required for this project? 

Answer This person should be creative, motivated and confident and looking to gain practical marketing experience as well as a first-rate partnership for building a resume.


What are the objectives for the student learning and service?

Answer Help Junior Achievement increase community awareness of the programs offered by Junior Achievement promoting entrepreneurship, work readiness, and financial literacy. Provides hands on experience for the student to provide a portfolio building piece for a non-profit organization.


What are the availability requirements for the student?

Answer The scheduling for this is flexible, the student just needs to log at least 30 hours over the semester.


Additional information (not required).

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