Monthly Archives: December 2011

Spring Internships Available with Esquina Tango Cultural Society of Austin

EsquinaTango offers unpaid internships to current students or recent graduates interested in learning the inner workings of a nonprofit organization. EsquinaTango Cultural Society of Austin is small non-profit celebrating its fourth year anniversary. The organization is the product of love of two native Argentines and a wonderful community. It’s a unique cultural spot in East Austin that brings people from all over and all ages and creates classes and events in a very friendly environment. It holds activities at low cost, no cost at all and by donation. It has a “trade” program that allows anyone to take classes regardless of any economic impediment.

Esquina Tango Mission: Esquina Tango is a 501©3 non-profit organization striving to build a vibrant and diverse community in East Austin and beyond, through culture, health, and dance, with an emphasis on Latino heritage, recreational tango and other Argentine traditions, fostering personal wellness, and promoting understanding of Latino culture.

Internships for Spring 2012

Graphic Design & Website Maintenance
Intern will be responsible for website up dates & improvements. Currently website is set up in Joomla template. Opportunities for photo & video projects available as well.
Intern will be responsible for the layout & printing of monthly & special flyers. Currently flyers are created in Mac platform through Adobe Illustrator & Photoshop.
Intern will receive guidance and training from mentor on the programs mentioned above.

Marketing & Community Outreach

Intern will assist in expanding our visibility through the community through delivering flyers and possible presentations
in key organizations and institutions such as clinics, schools, businesses, etc as well as media outlets such as paper,
TV and radio Intern will also assist in expanding Esquina’s online visibility through community forums, calendars, social media outlets such as blogs, facebook and twitter.

Office & Studio Maintenance

Internship will be responsible for carrying out the daily tasks of a functioning office such as organizing, filing,
running errands for office and studio supply, relaying messages, and attending meetings. Intern will be assigned projects that improve efficiency and consistency amongst the staff and members. Intern will also aid in bookkeeping and financial updating.

Fundraising

Intern will assist in the research and development of grant and sponsorship opportunities. Training will be provided for all projects and tasks as well as mentoring and supervision by Esquina staff.

Interested individuals should submit letter with resume to Monica Caivano via e-mail (info@esquinatangoaustin.com).
Interviews will be scheduled in first come first serve basis.

Contact:
Esquina Tango
209 Pedernales Street
Austin Tx 78702
http://www.esquinatangoaustin.com
info@esquinatangoaustin.com