Internships at New Moms are not just your standard coffee runs and busywork. At New Moms, we are committed to implementing internship curriculums that help develop your skills and teach you new ones that will ensure a positive career trajectory. Our internships are just like our programsholistic and catering to the entire individual, not just a set agenda.

We have a variety of internships available throughout the year, including, but not limited to:

The Marketing & Communications Intern works under the supervision of the Director of Development and Communications and serves supports the execution of the communications work plan, assisting with the publication of marketing and fundraising materials for the department. Through this experience, the intern will learn how strong communication is critical for all aspects of organizational function including advocacy, programming, fundraising, and more. The intern will have excellent copyediting skills, an eye for design, and will be a talented writer. Additionally, the intern will work closely with the Development and Database Manager to support communications and planning to ensure the success of all New Moms campaigns. Stipend of $3,750 for three 8 hours days/week over the course of the internship. This time commitment and stipend amount are negotiable. Students with strong written and communication skills, and who have an interest in non-profit administration, are ideal candidates.

This 2nd-year master’s administrative social work intern will report directly to the Chief Program Officer, work closely with the Director of Learning and Innovation as a task supervisor, and engage with the Executive Leadership Team as needed for work projects. This intern will have the opportunity to play a significant role in supporting the implementation of New Moms 3-year strategic priorities including refining and sharing our unique model, deepening the development of our program supports including a new academic model and the exploration of unconditional cash transfers, and help in the execution of our new policy and advocacy strategy.  This intern will champion all New Moms values including our commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion, in both strategic planning and performance. They will be located in our main office in the Austin neighborhood and spend some time in the community. This position has a stipend of $2,500 for the two 8 hours days/week over the course of the internship. The funding comes from a restricted funding source designated specifically to support interns who are people of color. Others are encouraged to apply, but would not be eligible for the stipend if they do not meet the criteria.

Placement Application Deadlines:

  • Fall placements: July 1
  • Winter/Spring placements: Dec. 1
  • Summer placements: April 1

Email for more information on currently available internships.

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5317 W. Chicago Ave.
Chicago, IL 60651



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206 Chicago Avenue
Oak Park, IL 60302

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