Volunteer

Volunteer Opportunities – APPLY NOW!

CLLARO is in an exciting period of growth and we rely on the expertise and efforts of our amazing volunteers. Right now we are seeking volunteers for the following projects and programs:

• Translation Volunteer to help us quickly translate meeting materials, digital presentations, emails, community flyers, and more

• Graphic Design Volunteer to help us produce eye-catching reports and other marketing media

• Marketing Volunteer to help us amplify the impact of our programming

• Fundraising Volunteer to help us secure sponsors for our annual events

• Metrics & Evaluation Volunteer to help guide program improvements

• Policy Research Volunteer to research local effects of state and national policies

Fill out our Volunteer Application and e-mail it to kara.birnbaum@cllaro.org.


 

Unpaid Internship Opportunities

Program Intern – APPLY NOW!

Program Interns will assist CLLARO’s Program & Operations Manager in coordinating our programming aimed at developing skilled community leaders in Colorado: the Capitol Fellows Program (CFP) & the Community Health Advocacy Program (CHAP)

Key responsibilities and specific duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Assisting with preparation for program events and trainings prior to and on the day of events and trainings
  • Supporting the planning of upcoming specialized program and CLLARO events
  • Supporting the recruitment of participants for CLLARO events and trainings
  • Supporting the Interview process for CLLARO’s leadership programs
  • Coordinating and corresponding with CLLARO’s leadership program participants
  • Tracking progress and successes of CLLARO’s events and leadership programs to be shared through CLLARO’s website, newsletter, and social media sites
  • Training on CLLARO messaging and supporting social media content
  • Working occasional evenings and weekends
  • Traveling to offsite offices, which would be coordinated in advance

Qualifications/skills and knowledge requirements:

  • Strong verbal and written communication and time management skills.
  • Ability and desire to work as part of a team.
  • Bilingual English-Spanish is a plus.

Fill out our Intern Application and e-mail it to kara.birnbaum@cllaro.org.


Policy Research Intern – APPLY NOW!

Policy and Research Interns will assist the Executive Director in researching issues important to the Latino community. This research will provide the basis for reports, briefing papers, corporate profiles, and articles for the general public, media, nonprofits, elected officials and government agencies.

Key responsibilities and specific duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Fact-checking publications
  • Assisting or leading data collection, synthesis and analysis
  • Assisting in media outreach
  • Producing printed and online materials such as action alerts, newsletters, and social media content
  • Attending or staffing meetings or legislative sessions.
  • Working occasional evenings and weekends.
  • Traveling to offsite offices, which would be coordinated in advance.

Qualifications, skills and knowledge requirements:

  • Strong verbal and written communication and time management skills
  • Ability and desire to work independently on research tasks
  • Experience in academic research is a plus
  • Experience in any of the following is a plus: Immigration reform, state level politics, k-12 education, education finance, economics, political science, health care policy, public health, law
  • Bilingual English-Spanish is a plus

Fill out our Intern Application and e-mail it to kara.birnbaum@cllaro.org.


Digital/Media/Communications Intern – APPLY NOW!

A Digital/Media/Communications Intern is responsible for supporting staff by assisting with upkeep and regular monitoring of social media outlets utilized by CLLARO (including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Youtube, LinkedIn, and more). Additional responsibilities may include making minor updates and modifications to the CLLARO website as needed.

 Key responsibilities and specific duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Newsletter Development
  • Updating CLLARO website
  • Posting to CLLARO’s social media sites
  • Using analytics to make recommendations for digital content
  • Work closely with Programs and Research & Evaluation team

Qualifications/skills and knowledge requirements:

  • Experience working with MailChimp or comparable software
  • Experience working in WordPress or comparable website host
  • Experience using social media for non-profits or universities
  • Bilingual English-Spanish is a plus

Fill out our Intern Application and e-mail it to kara.birnbaum@cllaro.org.


Operations & Development Intern – APPLY NOW!

An Operations & Development Intern is responsible for supporting staff by helping with accounting, reports and data analysis. Additional responsibilities may include supporting diverse constituency engagement activities and special events organization, drafting talking points, developing special reports, infographics and other communications assets.

Key responsibilities and specific duties may include, but are not limited to:

  • Quantitative data analysis
  • Writing reports
  • Writing and editing content for CLLARO used in social media
  • Conducting Grant research
  • Coordinating and executing special projects as assigned

Qualifications/skills and knowledge requirements:

  • Strong analytic and mathematical skills
  • Must be well-organized, self-motivated, detail-oriented and proficient in the use of standard office equipment and computer software (i.e. all MS Office applications).
  • Ability to stay organized, meet deadlines, prioritize and maintain a pro-active attitude.

Fill out our Intern Application and e-mail it to kara.birnbaum@cllaro.org.