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Bring America Home Now Campaign: Innovative Internship

Overview of Campaign: The National Coalition for the Homeless is spearheading the launch of
Bring America Home Now: A Comprehensive Grassroots Campaign to End Homelessness in
the U.S. Led by people who have themselves experienced homelessness, we will focus on the
passage of federal legislation aimed at addressing the interconnected solutions to the
decades-long epidemic of homelessness in the United States. The campaign focuses on 6 major
policy areas: Housing, Health, Livable Incomes, Education/Training, Civil Rights, and Racial

Position Duration: 3 periods: Summer, Fall Semester or Spring Semester
Reporting to: Francis Kalombo Ngoy, BAHN Campaign Deputy Director
This is a non-compensated internship unless your college/university is offering fellowship assistance. 

How to Respond: Please send a resume or background information including the school you are enrolled in and a cover letter explaining why you would like to join the NCH team as well as if you will be receiving course credit for this internship. Please send your information to fkalombongoy at nationalhomeless dot org.

Internship Summary:

The Innovative Intern will have the ability to work remotely.
This individual will work to further the goals of the Bring America Home Now Campaign. The intern will assist with outreach efforts to potential and current partners of the campaign. The intern will assist hosting events around the Bring America Home campaign in order to push policy changes to benefit those without housing. The innovative intern will occasionally work with the communications team to promote awareness around the campaign. The Innovative intern will help to coordinate all staff involvement in public events hosted by the campaign. They will assist in working to find additional avenues for promoting the work of the campaign. The intern will work with the administrator to document the success of the engagements with follow up tools and resources. Ultimately, they will exemplify interest and passion to help cease all homelessness in America through their work. Bring America Homes Now Campaign seeks an individual that not only has a great work ethic but a personality to match.

Specific Position Activities:

  • This individual will participate in and attend all assigned campaign meetings.
  • Manage the policy tracker and keep the team up to date on all legislation movements pertaining to hunger and housing.
  • Assist the national Deputy Campaign Director and the Administrator in outreach, communication, and recruitment efforts to attract new partners to the campaign.
  • Provide insightful input that can be implemented to help the campaign reach its goal of 7,000 partners.
  • Assist the Administrator in updating the Bring America Home Facebook and Website.
  • Execute any and all other task assigned by the national Deputy Campaign Director

Required Skills:

  • Superior research skills
  • Working in a diverse and inclusive environment
  • Ability to work remotely and without daily supervision
  • Ability to create policy memos and read through debriefs
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Application Process:

  • Email to fkalombongoy @
  • Email Subject should state “Bring America Home Now: BAHN Innovative Intern Application.
  • Provide a cover letter and a resume or background information. No more than four total pages.
  • Please include the University/College you are currently enrolled in.
  • Optional: Disclose whether you will be receiving course credit for this fellowship

Bring America Home Now Campaign

This is a non-compensated fellowship unless your college/university is offering fellowship

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