As an intern or volunteer for the Dolores Huerta Foundation, you will learn valuable life lessons while helping the foundation continue it’s important community organizing work in the areas of Civic Engagement, Education, Equality, and Youth Leadership Development.
The Dolores Huerta Foundation (DHF) is a growing 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Our mission is to inspire and organizecommunities to build volunteer organizations empowered to pursue social justice.
DHF is based in Bakersfield, California. We are seeking interns passionate to work with and on behalf of DHF’s Vecinos Unidos members in Kern (Lamont, Arvin, and Weedpatch) and Tulare (Woodlake, Lindsay, and Cutler-Orosi) counties.
PLEASE CALL OUR OFFICE FOR MORE INFORMATION ON ANY OF THE FOLLOWING INTERNSHIPS.
Some of our current internship opportunities include the following. Let us help in creating an internship opportunity that is right for you!
Training community members on civic participation and advocacy
Non-partisan voter registration and outreach
Develop marketing materials
Assist with fundraisers
Assist with Social Media / Website updates and promotion
Youth leadership development
There are a number of ways you and your friends can volunteer and support the work of the DHF. Here are a few:
Throughout the year, the DHF hosts events. If you would like to be added to our Event Volunteer Contact List, please fill out the GET INVOLVED form and indicate that you are inerested in working as an Event Volunteer in the message field.
HOST A HOUSE PARTY
If you aren’t in close proximity to us but want to support the DHF, we encourage you to host a house party fundraiser for the DHF. We have all the materials you need to get started! Depending on availability, Dolores Huerta may personally video conference into your event. Please fill out the GET INVOLVED form and indicate your interest in hosting a house party.
If you’re interested in advocacy work, we encourage you to check the website for Calls to Action. You may also fill out the GET INVOLVED form.