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Volunteer with UnRestrict Minnesota’s Community Partners

UnRestrict Minnesota is a community supported, public awareness campaign that aims to educate and motivate Minnesotans to stay informed about the abortion laws in our state. The campaign is driven by the critical work of UnRestrict Minnesota’s partner organizations including the LGBTQ advocates, faith communities, doctors, activists, abortion funds, lawyers, organizers, clinics, doulas, podcasts, and many others that make up the UnRestrict Minnesota coalition.

UnRestrict Minnesota Community Partners are recruiting volunteers and interns! Learn more below about how you can support their work. Check back on a monthly basis for new opportunities.

Just the Pill/Abortion Delivered

Researcher

Just the Pill/Abortion Delivered

Just The Pill is an organization that provides medication abortion, birth control, and STI treatment by mail to Minnesota residents. The organization’s focus is on underserved areas of the state, and in particular rural communities in western and southern Minnesota.

Researcher (volunteer or intern)

Research population data and assess needs for services related to abortion, contraception , STI care and prenatal care.

Commitment

Flexible, academic semester

How to Apply

Email resume, cover letter, and references to pill@justthepill.com. Applications accepted on a rolling basis.

Just The Pill
Just the Pill/Abortion Delivered

Data Entry Volunteer

Just the Pill/Abortion Delivered

Just The Pill is an organization that provides medication abortion, birth control, and STI treatment by mail to Minnesota residents. The organization’s focus is on underserved areas of the state, and in particular rural communities in western and southern Minnesota.

Data Entry

Enter data and demographic information for research purposes. Research is related to abortion, contraception , STI care and prenatal care.

Commitment

Flexible

How to Apply

Email resume, cover letter, and references to pill@justthepill.com. Applications accepted on a rolling basis.

Just The Pill
National Council of Jewish Women Minnesota

Care Kit Assembly & Period Product Delivery Response Team

National Council of Jewish Women Minnesota

National Council of Jewish Women Minnesota (NCJW) is a service, advocacy, and leadership development nonprofit led by Jewish women and allies in Minnesota. Inspired by Jewish values, NCJW strives for social justice by improving the quality of life for women, children, and families and by safeguarding individual rights and freedoms.

Care Kit Assembly & Period Product Delivery Response Team

NCJW MN is committed to menstrual equity for all. Through a range of community collaborations we are able to donate and distribute menstrual products to meet the needs of our surrounding community. Additionally, our advocates continue to work with our legislative partners toward passing policy to sustain our efforts and ensure that menstruating students don’t miss school due to lack of access to the products they need.

Commitment

Monthly events, flexible

How to Apply

Send an email to info@ncjwmpls.org with the subject line ‘UnRestrict Volunteer’.

NCJW MN
Minnesota NOW

Sustainability Committee Internship

Minnesota NOW

Minnesota NOW’s purpose is to take action through intersectional grassroots activism to promote feminist ideals, lead societal change, eliminate discrimination, and achieve and protect the equal rights of all women and girls in all aspects of social, political, and economic life.

Sustainability Committee Internship

The Sustainability Committee is responsible for the day-to-day operations of Minnesota NOW, including administrative tasks and fundraising efforts. The Treasurer and Operations Coordinator are members of this committee; the Treasurer acts as chair.

Intern Duties and Responsibilities

  • Research and create a 20-30 minute Power Point presentation that can be used by
    Minnesota NOW leadership to introduce Minnesota NOW to various audiences
  • Assist with development of a legacy giving campaign, including messaging,
    materials, and online presence
  • Research grants and assist with writing grant applications
  • Sort through historical files and help determine what should be sent to historical
    society and update Minnesota NOW’s Herstory timeline

Qualifications

  • Knowledge of basic feminist principles and passion for feminist activism
  • General computer skills, including familiarity with Microsoft Office applications
  • Experience working with a database or willingness to learn
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work both in a group and independently
  • Attention to detail
  • Understanding of basic accounting principles desired, but not required

Internships are part-time positions, requiring approximately 10-20 hours per week for 12-16 weeks. While Minnesota NOW’s internships are unpaid, we can work with you to arrange for college credit.

How to Apply

To apply for an internship please submit the following to internships@mnnow.org, noting the name of the internship in the subject line:

  1. completed application form
  2. A resume
  3. A writing sample (1-3 pages)
  4. Three references
Minnesota NOW
Minnesota NOW

Communications Committee Internship

Minnesota NOW

Minnesota NOW’s purpose is to take action through intersectional grassroots activism to promote feminist ideals, lead societal change, eliminate discrimination, and achieve and protect the equal rights of all women and girls in all aspects of social, political, and economic life.

Communications Committee Internship

The Communications Committee serves as the public voice of Minnesota NOW, maintaining our public image and keeping our members and the general public informed about what’s happening in the feminist sphere and in our organization. The President and Secretary are members of this committee; the President acts as chair.

Intern Duties and Responsibilities

  • Research, draft, and edit articles for Minnesota NOW’s blog and newsletter
    Assist in planning and writing email communications, including e-newsletters and action alerts
  • Update and maintain Minnesota NOW’s social media presence, including monitoring, posting, and scheduling posts/tweets on Facebook and Twitter
  • Update the Minnesota NOW website on a regular basis, including management of event calendar Qualifications
  • Knowledge of basic feminist principles and passion for feminist activism Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Familiarity with Facebook and Twitter a must (includes personal usage); experience with other social media platforms is a plus
  • General computer skills, including familiarity with Microsoft Office applications; HTML experience is a plus
  • Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, and the ability to juggle several tasks while meeting deadlines

Qualifications

  • Knowledge of basic feminist principles and passion for feminist activism
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Familiarity with Facebook and Twitter a must (includes personal usage); experience with other social media platforms is a plus
  • General computer skills, including familiarity with Microsoft Office applications; HTML experience is a plus
  • Strong organizational skills, attention to detail, and the ability to juggle several tasks while meeting deadlines.

Internships are part-time positions, requiring approximately 10-20 hours per week for 12-16 weeks. While Minnesota NOW’s internships are unpaid, we can work with you to arrange for college credit.

How to Apply

To apply for an internship please submit the following to internships@mnnow.org, noting the name of the internship in the subject line:

  1. completed application form
  2. A resume
  3. A writing sample (1-3 pages)
  4. Three references
Minnesota NOW
Minnesota NOW

Action Committee Internship

Minnesota NOW

Minnesota NOW’s purpose is to take action through intersectional grassroots activism to promote feminist ideals, lead societal change, eliminate discrimination, and achieve and protect the equal rights of all women and girls in all aspects of social, political, and economic life.

Communications Committee Internship

The Communications Committee serves as the public voice of Minnesota NOW, maintaining our public image and keeping our members and the general public informed about what’s happening in the feminist sphere and in our organization. The President and Secretary are members of this committee; the President acts as chair.

Intern Duties and Responsibilities

  • Expand our action calendar and community contact list
  • Examine and improve volunteer recruitment process
  • Research and implement volunteer engagement strategy
  • Monitor legislation and draft Action Alerts for our membership
  • Plan and/or host activist open houses
  • Assist with planning our annual state conference
  • Logistics and action planning for our issue committees or chapters as necessary

Qualifications

  • Knowledge of basic feminist principles and passion for feminist activism
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and team facilitation skills
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to multi-task
  • General computer skills, including familiarity with Microsoft Office applications; experience with CRM systems such as TrailBlazer is a plus
  • Experience and/or interest in the field of political science, public policy, sociology, gender or women’s issues, civil or human rights, and/or social justice

Internships are part-time positions, requiring approximately 10-20 hours per week for 12-16 weeks. While Minnesota NOW’s internships are unpaid, we can work with you to arrange for college credit.

How to Apply

To apply for an internship please submit the following to internships@mnnow.org, noting the name of the internship in the subject line:

  1. completed application form
  2. A resume
  3. A writing sample (1-3 pages)
  4. Three references
Minnesota NOW