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Virtual Engagement Intern

10,000 Degrees is a leading college success nonprofit organization in California that helps low-income and first generation students get to and through college. Founded in 1981, the organization provides a comprehensive wrap-around program that includes college prep, mentoring, college and financial counseling, scholarships and financial aid management. 10,000 Degrees has helped thousands of students get to and successfully graduate from college. Over 80% of 10,000 Degrees students starting at 4 year college graduate, far exceeding national averages, and our students starting at community college transfer and graduate with their baccalaureate at three times the national average. 10,000 Degrees is a top-rated organization that has received numerous awards and recognition for effectiveness and efficiency, including the top rating from Charity Navigator.

Position Summary

The Virtual Engagement Intern works closely with the Virtual Engagement Manager to create graphics and manage social media for 10,000 Degrees virtual events and programs.


In-House Graphic Design

  • Design graphics and materials in Canva (such as flyers, social media posts, invitations, etc.) in support of virtual engagement events and programs.
  • Design, distribute, and manage the organization of Canva templates for use by various program teams across 10,000 Degrees.
  • Brand Officer: Ensure brand look and feel is conveyed consistently through all designs produced.

Social Media Management

  • Write captions and schedule posts through Later or Hootsuite.
  • Keep Linktrees for various 10,000 Degrees accounts up to date.
  • Brand Officer: Ensure brand and content is consistent across multiple social media accounts.

Video Editing

  • Use iMovie to repurpose event videos for sharing to our YouTube channel

Perform other duties as assigned.


  • Fluent in Spanish
  • Graphic design experience required (Canva preferred)
  • Strong writing and communication skills highly preferred
  • Currently enrolled college student, or graduate with BA/BS in graphic design or marketing preferred
  • Experience in marketing or communications a plus
  • Demonstrates enthusiasm, impeccable judgment and initiative
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills
  • Ability to work effectively with multiple teams and people
  • Ability to work remotely


For immediate consideration please apply to jobs@10000degrees.org by sending a cover letter and resume.