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How To Help

The Ovarian Cancer Alliance of Ohio offers internships in the following areas:

  • Marketing/Public Relations
  • Public Policy/Advocacy
  • 5K Walk Planning
  • Fundraising
  • Nonprofit administration
  • Education/Awareness/Survivor Outreach
  • Finance

Interns gain exposure to the issues faced by a nonprofit advocacy group and learn about our growing organization from the inside out. An intern’s responsibilities may include:

  • Assisting in outreach and publicity
  • Assisting staff with special projects
  • Attending planning meetings
  • Drafting letters and press releases
  • Corresponding with Ovarian Cancer Alliance of Ohio Partners
  • Maintaining databases
  • Assisting with newsletters, web content, and advocacy
  • Interns also help answer phones, handle mail, and perform other general office tasks as required


  • Interest in communications, health advocacy work and women’s health issues
  • Excellent research and writing skills
  • High level of computer proficiency, some experience using database programs and/or HTML skills a plus
  • Ability to work independently

To apply, submit a cover letter and resume to:

Internship Program
Ovarian Cancer Alliance of Ohio
1550 Old Henderson Rd. Suite E-170
Columbus, OH 43220

Indicate which semester(s) you will be available