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About the NKFL
The National Kidney Foundation of Louisiana (NKFL) is the only statewide voluntary non-profit health organization dedicated to preventing kidney disease, improving the health and well-being of individuals affected by the disease and increasing the availability of all organs for transplantation.
The NKFL provides vital patient and community services, conducts extensive public and professional education, advocates for patients through legislative action and supports local kidney research to identify new treatments through our three mission pillars of awareness, prevention and treatment.
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The National Kidney Foundation of Louisiana is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce. We provide equal opportunities to all qualified applicants and staff members in every phase of employment without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, marital or parental status, age, national origin, ancestry, qualified disability (except where the individual cannot perform the essential job functions despite reasonable accommodation), sexual orientation, military discharge, source of income, housing status or other legally protected statuses.
The National Kidney Foundation of Louisiana's internship program helps to increase the public awareness of the NKFL and is designed to give college students or recent graduates an opportunity to complement their formal education with career-related experience. These internships provide students and recent graduates with stimulating and substantive work experience, coupled with an opportunity to expand their knowledge and understanding of the National Kidney Foundation of Louisiana. All work assignments will prove to be beneficial for both the NKFL as well as the students. Each internship position will have clear job descriptions and a designated staff member from the appropriate department who will serve as the main point of contact. Internships are available each summer and throughout the year. All internships are unpaid. When applicable, the NKFL will work with schools to provide course credit.
Data Analysis Coordinator - The Data Analysis Coordinator is responsible for the recording and acknowledgement of the organization’s donor date and donations. This position works closely with the development and finance departments.
Marketing and Communications - NKFL seeks a dynamic, self-starter to assist marketing and communications efforts. The intern will be responsible for assisting the organization in the development and implementation of its marketing and public relations plans. This internship is an excellent opportunity to experience various aspects of marketing while working for a well-known community based non-profit organization.
Public Health Intern - NKFL seeks a dynamic, self-starter to assist in the creation and implementation of public health programming, particularly focused on prevention and nutrition. This internship is geared towards helping undergraduate Public Health students gain professional experience as well as a better understanding of working with a non-profit health organization.