Positions Available

Our team consists of talented and passionate people in a variety of fields with diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives.

Program Coordinator – Sports Buddies & School-Based

Interested in being part of an inclusive, impactful, and growing organization?

We are in search of a Program Coordinator to support our School-Based mentoring matches and grow our recently launched Sports Buddies mentoring initiative.

“a truly incredible culture of open communication, friendly support, and uplifting leadership.” -one of our team members

Join our dynamic team and enjoy a rewarding and flexible position that changes lives.

Please click here for Sports Buddies Program Coordinator Position Description

Program Support Volunteers

 

Looking for ways to help and make a difference?

Please contact Tina at Tina@BigDefenders.org or (320) 258-4534.

Program Internship

These internship opportunities allow you hands-on experience working in the human services field with a large focus on client and volunteer support and management. As an intern you would have the opportunity to observe interviews, match support calls & check-ins and annual match meetings. You would also be able to conduct reference calls and write assessments, learning to use your professional judgement.

You would be able to participate in staff and program meetings, while having the opportunity to work with other youth serving/non-profit agencies and area schools.

Majors in the Human Service field are preferred, such as Social Work, Psychology, Criminal Justice, Child and Family Studies, etc.

If interested, please contact Tasha at Tasha@BigDefenders.org with letter of interest and resume.

Advancement Internship

This internship would be strongly focused on preparing and implementing the groundwork for fundraising events. As an intern, you would work closely with the special events committee to plan, organize and create the event(s) as well as develop partnerships with businesses.

Other opportunities may include helping prepare for presentations to companies, data entry, attending committee meetings and networking events, and coordination of smaller projects.

All majors are considered for this internship, with an emphasis on business and/or marketing. The schedule can be flexible, however, approximately
15 - 20 hours a week is expected.

If interested, contact Tina at Tina@BigDefenders.org with letter of interest and resume.

Have you been involved with BBBS as a Little or Big? Want to continue to Defend Potential but can't make the commitment of being a mentor? We NEED YOU! Represent BBBS as a Big Ambassador at events, and advancing the mission through cultivating potential mentors. Stand with us! Contact Tina at Tina@BigDefenders.org or at 320.258.4534.