CDF-CA Internship Opportunities

Oakland

We are now accepting application for two internship opportunities in Oakland.

Policy Intern

The Policy Intern will support the policy work of CDF-CA on children’s health care coverage and dismantling the Cradle to Prison Pipeline. Duties may include tracking legislation, note taking, policy research, and drafting and sending letters to policymakers. Interns will also have the option to attend key meetings, webinars, and hearings in Sacramento on policy issues. If you are interested, please send a cover letter and resume to Janis Lambert Connallon at jconnallon@childrensdefense.org

Social Media and Communications Intern

The Social Media and Communications Intern will support the communications work of CDF-CA including writing first drafts of letters to the editor and web content; managing CDF-CA's social media presence; posting material to our website; and tracking media coverage and updating media lists. Interns will have the opportunity to participate in key meetings, webinars, and hearings in Sacramento on policy issues. If you are interested, please send a cover letter and resume to Michele Stillwell-Parvensky at msp@childrensdefense.org.

Los Angeles

Juvenile Justice and Education Policy Intern

CDF National Office

Learn more about CDF's Internship program and how to apply.

*Internships are unpaid, but we will work with students to arrange academic credit and meet other requirements.