Internships

Second Harvest of the Big Bend food bank is currently seeking Fall 2021 PR/Communication interns to join our Development Team family. This is a dynamic opportunity to learn best practices for nonprofit communications with one of the Big Bend’s largest and most impactful humanitarian agencies.

Our interns work closely with an APR-certified public relations professional. Intern responsibilities will include onsite and offsite event management, social media planning, video production, public awareness research, media kit development and other projects related to execution of the Second Harvest’s five-year strategic plan.

To apply for an internship position with Second Harvest, please submit a cover letter and resume to Shari Hubbard, Director of Communications at shari@fightinghunger.org.

About Second Harvest of the Big Bend: We are a nonprofit food bank serving 11 counties in the Big Bend region, where 150,000 people are food insecure. Second Harvest is a member of Feeding America, the nation’s largest hunger relief organization. Through our network of 130+ partner agencies, we provide nutritious food to help feed our neighbors in need.

Our Culture

At Second Harvest of the Big Bend, our employees embody both our vision and our mission.

Our Vision:  A Hunger-free Florida Big Bend

Our Mission:  To feed the hungry in the Big Bend through our network of partner agencies, and to educate and engage the community in the fight against hunger.

Does this sound like you?

If our values (Dignity, Compassion, Empathy, Collaboration, Transparency, Stewardship, Respect, and Diversity) resonate with you, then Second Harvest food bank may provide the ideal internship experience you’re seeking.

 

Second Harvest food bank provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment, as well as volunteers and our client agencies, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy, past or present military service, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law. Second Harvest Food Bank also makes reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities to the extent required by law.