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Thank you for your interest in partnering with Westchester Children’s Association (WCA). WCA is a multi-issue child advocacy organization working to keep children and youth at the top of the public agenda in Westchester County, New York. We work simultaneously on a variety of legislative, policy, and community mobilization initiatives.
WCA is a nonprofit, equal opportunity, diversity-committed employer. We employ a small staff of full- and part-time professionals and welcome interns and volunteers throughout the year. In addition to this page, career opportunities are also posted on Idealist and our Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn accounts.
NOTE: Unfortunately, we are unable to respond to every application or inquiry. Only candidates we wish to interview will be contacted.
Internship / Volunteer Opportunities
WCA is currently offering several internships, listed below. These internships provide hands-on opportunities to develop your skills, gain work experience, and make real contributions on a variety of children’s issues in Westchester County.
Internships generally require a commitment of at least 14 hours per week for a semester, although there is some flexibility. Most WCA internships are unpaid, although students may be eligible for stipends from their college or university. Students may receive academic credit for their internship.
View each internship below for a job description, list of qualifications, and instructions for applying.
Communications Intern– Currently accepting applications for Spring 2017.
Research and Data Intern-Fall position has been filled; currently accepting applications for Spring 2017.
Program and Policy Intern-Fall position has been filled; currently accepting application for Spring 2017.