Make-A-Wish Illinois is currently seeking candidates for our Winter/Spring Internships! These highly competitive internship opportunities kick off on January 3rd and run through May 25th. Internships are available in a number of areas including Program Services (Wish Granting), Accounting, Marketing, Events, and Fundraising!
Why become a Make-A-Wish Illinois Intern?
An internship at Make-A-Wish Illinois provides a unique opportunity to see how a renowned nonprofit organization runs from the inside. In addition to outstanding on-the-job learning opportunities, interns will also be able to:
Sit down with the senior leaders of our organization
Have the opportunity to participate in our amazing culture
Network with our exceptional teammates
Create lifelong memories
We want to invite YOU to be a part of the magic that we experience every day at Make-A-Wish and learn why we are consistently ranked as one of The Nonprofit Times' "Top Nonprofits to Work For!"
How do you apply?
Applying for internships is easy. Visit our Internships page here, review the opportunities, and submit an application for the position(s) that interest you the most. Be sure to include a cover letter!
Selected candidates will be contacted in late October/Early November for interviews. No phone calls please.
What are the requirements?
Most internships require 2-3 days of work per week.
Interns must be able to commute to our downtown Chicago office (we are located in the River North neighborhood)
Minimum age for all internships is 18
Additional Salary Information: Internships are unpaid but provide invaluable exposure to how a top-notch organization operates.