You are here

Knowledge Center Intern

Internship Description
Colorado Nonprofit Association
Organization Type: 
Internship Location: 
Denver Metro
Internship Category: 
Internship Description: 

FLSA Status: Unpaid Internship

Reports to: Manager of Strategic Learning

About Colorado Nonprofit Association

Colorado Nonprofit Association works to ensure Colorado has the nation’s most effective, vibrant and innovative nonprofit community essential to the quality of life in our state. As a statewide membership organization, we unite over 1,400 nonprofits, businesses, students and individuals in an effort to strengthen the nonprofit sector.  Through our training, support, lobbying and leadership, we help our members achieve their missions more efficiently and effectively.

Position Description

Colorado Nonprofit Association is looking for a self-starter that is eager to learn more about nonprofits. The Knowledge Center Intern will work with the Association to help improve and populate the Knowledge Center, an online resource directory where nonprofits have on-demand access to valuable resources, tools and best practices. This internship offers a unique opportunity to increase personal knowledge of nonprofit best practices and management.

Responsibilities and Duties

The Knowledge Center Intern will help Colorado Nonprofit Association achieve its mission and vison through program support. Responsibilities include:

  • Research nonprofit resources and trends
  • Curate and develop nonprofit resources for various topics
  • Post and populate resources on website
  • Create and track Principles & Practices online organizational assessments
  • Assist in marketing and promotion of the Knowledge Center to both nonprofit members and non-members
  • Other duties as assigned

Gain Knowledge and Skills

The successful intern can expect to attain knowledge and skills such as:

  • Understanding of nonprofit best practices and management
  • Website and database management
  • Research and curation capabilities
  • Marketing and promotion experience


  • Opportunity to attend professional development workshops for free
  • Help with and/or attend special events for free
  • Attend and participate in internal meetings
  • Opportunity to collaborate and work with staff
  • Exposure to a professional, collaborative setting

Work Environment

  • Ability to work in an office setting, at a computer
  • Flexible 6-14 hours per week
How To Apply

Colorado Nonprofit Association is embarking on a bold vision to ensure Colorado has the nation’s most effective, vibrant and innovative nonprofit community that is essential to the quality of life in our state.  We seek a new team member committed to and inspired by this vision. We are committed to a diverse workforce and welcome all applicants who meet the stated criteria.

Please send your resume and cover letter to with the email subject line, “Knowledge Center Intern.”

Position open until filled.

View More Internships