Positions Available

Our interns coordinated a volunteer workday at Pleasant Playground in 2016 to help prepare it for the summer recreation season.

Our interns coordinated a volunteer workday at Pleasant Playground in 2016 to help prepare it for the summer recreation season.

Established in 1980, Mt. Airy USA is a nationally-recognized nonprofit organization in Northwest Philadelphia that preserves, empowers and advances the vitality and diversity of Mt. Airy by stimulating community-centered neighborhood development. Mt. Airy USA provides housing counseling and financial literacy services, advances real estate development, promotes small businesses and a vibrant commercial corridor, and facilitates investment in neighborhood public schools.

Mt. Airy USA welcomes applications from individuals interested in gaining exposure to the field of community development. To apply, please submit a résumé, a writing sample, internship goals, and dates available with desired internship placement to internships@mtairyusa.org.

Our internships are available year-round and we will accommodate your work or class schedule. These are volunteer positions, and at times you may qualify for work study.

The following specific internships are also currently open:

Development Fellow

The Development Fellow will play an important role in supporting Mt. Airy USA’s development initiatives, including grants, donations, and fundraising. To see full details of the position and to apply, see the Idealist posting HERE.

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Communications Fellow

This position will work closely with the Communications Specialist to promoting Mt. Airy USA’s multi-faceted programs through creative storytelling through social media, media relations, and more. To see full details of the position and to apply, see the Idealist posting HERE.

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Business Services Intern

The Business Services intern will work across the department’s core areas: our Business Association, the Work Mt. Airy coworking space, and the Philadelphia Immigrant Innovation Hub. To see full details of the position and to apply, see the Idealist posting HERE.

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Special Events Intern

The position works within the Community Programs department. The Special Events Intern will play an important role in organizing and running Mt. Airy USA’s summer community programs. To see full details of the position and to apply, see the Idealist posting HERE.