University of Wisconsion - Eau Claire




Digital Marketing Intern

30 hours

Community partner: Bluebird Legacy
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Ending Date:

Service-Learning Proposal Description


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

Answer By joining our team as our Marketing Development Intern you would be meeting a need of coordinating and executing organizational operations, writing edits, and implementing recruitment procedures. Create a community partnership with the newly forming nonprofit MS-Take Charge, Inc. This community collaboration will become a reference for you in the future.


What is the mission of the agency or organization?

Answer MS-Take Charge is a nonprofit organization focusing on providing movement therapy and wellness for those with Multiple Sclerosis. Educate and empower strength and independence through community collaboration to “Take Charge” of MS by learning to move MS energy effectively to create Vitality of Body, Mind, and Spirit in the Chippewa Valley area.


What skills are required for this project? 

Answer Someone with an interest in collaborating while we form a health and wellness community engagement organization for individuals living with Multiple Sclerosis. 1. Time management - juggling multiple tasks 2. Utilize one’s skills to enhance their service-learning experience 3. Excellent writing, editing, and proofreading abilities 4. Proficiency in using word processing, spreadsheet, and Adobe 5. Ability to work independently and collaboratively 6. Strong organizational skills and ability to meet tight deadlines. 7. Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal 8. Utilize one’s skills to enhance their service-learning experience


What are the objectives for the student learning and service?

Answer Play a vital role in supporting our organization's development operations by providing formation documents and nonprofit board development support. This is an excellent learning opportunity for you as well as a chance to be interning with a grassroots nonprofit while building your resume.


What are the availability requirements for the student?

Answer Flexible - I’ll work with the student’s schedule.


Additional information (not required).

Answer Multiple Sclerosis is a neurological disorder usually manifesting itself in the early 20’s. Almost one million people in the United States have MS, making it one of the most common causes of neurological disability among young adults (20’s-40’s) in North America. The prevalence of MS in Wisconsin is medium to high and there are an estimated 20,000 people in Wisconsin impacted by Multiple Sclerosis. With an estimate of 350 individuals living with MS here in Eau Claire, Wisconsin.