Roswell Park Cancer Institute - Ride For Roswell
Work Site Location: 
  • Current student enrolled in a college/university and able to receive credit for internship
  • Available through Ride weekend (June 23th & 24th, 2017)
  • Reliable transportation to The Ride For Roswell office (901 Washington Street, Buffalo) and UB North Campus (Amherst)
  • Strong writing  and communication skills
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Hard worker, ability to multi-tasking an often fast paced environment
  • Ability to pro-actively anticipate obstacles and create solutions

Steward The Ride For Roswell’s Extra Mile club members (top fundraisers), team captains and individual riders through consistent communication initiatives throughout Ride Season. The Fundraising & Stewardship intern will gain hands-on communication and event planning experience for WNY’s largest fundraiser and the largest single – day cycling fundraiser in North America. Intern will get to meet and work with 1,000+ of The Ride’s top fundraisers and partners and will get to work on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus, home to the some of the fastest-growing companies in WNY.

Intern duties would include:

  • Assisting the Stewardship Ambassadors in making phone calls to 2016 Extra Mile Club members (top fundraisers) and team captains, new team captains and new Extra Mile Club members
  • Strategizing logistics to ensure top fundraisers have a top quality experience
  • Assisting the Fundraising Manager and Stewardship Coordinator with various initiatives throughout  the season
  • Coordinating tasks for Ride Weekend volunteers, primarily for the Extra Mile Club
Hours per Week: 
20-30 hours/week
Days/Hours Intern is Needed: 

January-May: part time based on schedule and staff needs

Late May-July: Extended hours and increased during Ride Week (6/16-6/26)

Zip Code: 

To apply for this internship, please contact the Office of Experiential Learning at 716.338.1381 or use this contact form.