College Corps Programs

The Cradles to Crayons College Corps offers a meaningful experience with tangible social impact and the opportunity to learn valuable leadership skills.

The College Corps Program includes two different programs, College Corps Departmental Internships and the College Corps Internship Program. Below is information on each program.

Departmental Internships 

College Corps Departmental Internships are offered in three twelve week sessions each year. Please inquire about receiving internship credit.

  • Spring (February-May)
  • Summer (June-August)
  • Fall (October-December)

Current internship opportunities for Summer 2017:

Development Intern: You will gain skills in fundraising and event planning and increase your knowledge and exposure to social enterprises.

Group Volunteer Intern: You will learn public speaking and leadership skills through one-on-one interaction with some of Cradles to Crayons’ 30,000 yearly volunteers. Be apart of our production team, gaining skills in inventory management and workflow.

Marketing Intern: Support design and content creation and updates of Cradles to Crayons collateral including print and online resources. Assist in prepare news releases, media alerts and other stories.

Internship Program 

Through this hands on experience, college students will have the opportunity to gain skills to become a successful leader. More information can be found here or by contacting Training and Volunteer Programs Associate Chris Harvell at

Applicants interested in this program, please apply by May 19, 2017. Applications will be received on a rolling basis.

“I met many incredible people throughout this summer who demonstrated what it meant to be a strong leader.” -2016 College Corps Program Intern

“My favorite part of the College Corps program was getting the opportunity to share my passion for service with others, and getting them excited to make a tangible difference in local children’s lives.” -2016 College Corps Program Intern

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