Philanthropy & Social Impact Internship 2021

Philanthropy & Social Impact Internship 2021

June 24, 2020 | Author: Indiaspora staff

Are you interested in interning for a fast-paced nonprofit dedicated to meaningful change and positive impact for the Indian diaspora community?

Apply to make an impact with our Indiaspora team this spring. Check out the description below.


  • Help organize Indiaspora events with a particular focus on our annual Philanthropy Summit
  • Assist Philanthropy Initiatives Manager in working with member organizations involved in philanthropy to advance the state of knowledge about giving among the diaspora, including through website publication of a COVID-19 report of community efforts
  • Provides support in identifying relevant organizations and partners for annual online giving platform, ChaloGive, as well all other tasks related to ChaloGive
  • Collaborates in continuing to build strategic relationships to further increase and promote giving from the Indian diaspora
  • Design material to be used for our WordPress website, social media and other marketing materials for our initiatives
  • Additional projects and tasks as necessary


  • Currently enrolled in undergraduate or graduate degree in relevant field
  • Excellent writing, presentation, and organizational skills
  • Working knowledge of Indian diaspora in various countries around the world preferred
  • Familiarity with context (historical and current) of the US-India relationship, especially as relates to philanthropy a plus
  • Experience with diaspora related organizations preferred
  • Detail oriented
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Excellent Microsoft Office Skills

Start Date

Start date is flexible depending on the student’s schedule.




Indiaspora is a 501c(3) nonprofit organization established to transform the success of the Indian diaspora into meaningful impact worldwide. Founded in 2012 by M.R. Rangaswami and led by an esteemed Board and Founders Circle, our members are global leaders from diverse backgrounds and professions that work to build stronger communities at home and abroad, with a culture of giving and inspiring social change.

By sharing insight, hosting events and connecting people, Indiaspora aims to unite the professionally, geographically and religiously diverse Indian diaspora community toward collective action worldwide.

To Apply

Applications will be accepting on a rolling basis.

To apply, please email a cover letter and resume to Rucha Gopal at with the subject line: Philanthropy & Social Impact Intern.

Indiaspora is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other legally protected characteristic.