Arizona Burn Foundation

Position Title
Non-profit Intern
Virtual or In-Person?
In Person
Internship Area
Actively Recruiting

Arizona Burn Foundation (website) - position description 


The Arizona Burn Foundation’s mission is to support the quality of life of burn survivors and their families, and promote burn prevention advocacy and education in Arizona. An internship with the Arizona Burn Foundation would provide experience planning, organizing, and executing events with volunteers, community groups, and fire departments; provide experience with fundraising and donor development; and provide opportunity for working with programs that directly serve our clients. Applicants would gain and understanding of volunteer management, event management, logistics, client care services and government-non-profit coordination.

Internship Description


  • Assist with Community Smoke Alarm Installation events
    • Volunteer recruitment, training, retention and appreciation; including, building partnerships with community groups
    • Event coordination with local fire departments and community groups
    • Logistics preparation for event day
    • Update event database with volunteer registration information, event data, etc.
  • Assist with Fundraising/Development
    • Provide support for securing In Kind donations
    • Event coordination with outside constituents and partners
    • Logistics preparation for event day
    • Grant writing opportunities
  • Assist with Burn Prevention Education initiative
    • Volunteer recruitment, training, retention and appreciation
    • Update database with data provided by volunteers
    • Coordination with distribution of education curriculum kits
  • Assist with Program Services
    • Assist with Young Adult Retreat, Family Camp and Arizona Children’s Burn Camp
    • Assist with peer support group and yoga program
    • Attend “Grand Rounds” with social worker at Arizona Burn Center
  • Attend staff meetings regularly
  • Any other duties as assigned/necessary

Days/Hours:    Flexible but consistent, per agreement between supervisor and intern

Dress: Business casual at the office, casual at community events

Reports to: Director of Community Outreach

How to Apply

If you are interested in an internship experience with the Foundation, please email Mik Milem at with your resume and year of study.