FORA Remote Internships

Interested in gaining experience in the fields of non-profit work, refugee support, and/or education?

Examples of work our remote interns have done in the past:

  • Administrative tasks, including database management

  • Writing website content, including blog posts, long-form research articles, and student and staff interview pieces

  • Event planning

  • Fundraising

  • Working directly with tutors and students

  • Social media design and oversight

  • Attending and scheduling meetings and peer mentoring sessions

  • Tracking questions and concerns during tutoring sessions, collecting feedback

  • Interviewing new volunteers

Remote Internship Requirements:

  • Available 10-20 hours per week

  • Background or interest in nonprofit organization work, refugee issues, and/or education is welcome

  • Proficiency in Burmese/Malay is an asset but not required

  • Ability to work independently with strong time management, teamwork, and problem solving skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills are an asset


FORA is a registered 501c3 organization


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Learning Center:

6431 N. California Avenue, Chicago, IL, 60645

Mailing Address:

5822 S. Blackstone Ave., #2, Chicago, IL, 60637