California Coalition for Rural Housing has extended the application
deadline to May 10 to give more students a chance to apply for the program.
Please share the announcement below with your student body.
I am also attaching the program application.
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Are you community minded? Passionate about making a positive impact in
peoples’ lives? Would you like to have an internship that matters, pay and
can jumpstart your career? The *California Coalition for Rural Housing* is
proud to announce its *22nd Annual Internship Program for Diversity in
Rural Nonprofit Housing and Community Development* in California, Oregon,
and Washington State. Position available in Visalia, CA.
We are currently recruiting for the 2018 – 2019 Program year, which begins
in June 2018 and ends in May 2019. Selected interns are placed at
nonprofit housing developers and services providers serving a dire need for
habitable affordable housing. Interns work full-time during the summer of
2019 and then transition into part-time (16-20 hours a week) work during
the academic year.
This is a very unique and dynamic internship program for students
interested in learning about what it takes to build affordable housing and
strong communities in underserved, diverse, rural and emerging areas by
using technical, qualitative and business skills in working for social
change. We specifically target minority undergraduate students entering
their last year of college or recent college graduates, who come from
low-income, rural, American Indian Reservations/Rancherias, and/or
immigrant backgrounds with a strong commitment to improve the quality of
life of low-income communities. This opportunity is open to all majors.
Hourly pay is $14-$16 depending on location. *Application deadline is May
Please visit our website to learn more about this opportunity that can open
the doors to a rewarding and fulfilling career by creating thriving
communities through the development of affordable housing. Application
available for download at this link:
Watch former intern testimonial below.
For more information, please contact:
Internship Program Director
California Coalition for Rural Housing
PO BOX 1375, La Mesa, CA 91944
(619) 741-0633 (O & F)
*www.calruralhousing.org < www.calruralhousing.org/>*
Amber House, Internship Class of 2008 and former Project Manager for
Community Housing Works
California Coalition for Rural Housing Internship Program