Trinity Health Special Events/Saint Mary's Foundation Internship in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Mercy Health Saint Mary's is an integrated network of health care excellence offering a unique combination of capabilities to deliver a health care experience that is more complete and personally satisfying. We are seeking an intern to support the Fund Development team in its unique role as the “image hub” of Mercy Health Saint Mary's.

Internship highlights:

  • Prepare for a professional, entry-level position in fund development and/or public relations

  • Plan and execute special events for donors and/or community groups

  • Receive weekly mentoring/coaching from fund development professionals

  • Set your own schedule for the semester (subject to supervisor’s approval)

Assignments may include:

  • Planning and executing special events, including major golf outing, luncheons, special receptions for donors and/or community groups. Specific tasks may include determining location, setup, catering arrangements, and other details to make the event a success.

  • Assist with building relations with donors, sponsors, and other individuals/organizations close to Mercy Health. May include phone and personal contact with companies.

  • Assist with communications/public relations of special events and/or fundraising campaigns.

  • Assist with administrative details pertaining to special events and fundraising campaigns, including photocopying, mailings, data entry, and communication distribution.

  • Assist with other fund development and/or public relations projects as needed.


Job Number: 00105554

Location: Grand Rapids, MI

Organization Name: Mercy Health

Facility: MHWMI - Main Hospital

Employment Type: Part time

Shift: Day Shift

Hours: 40