Development Intern – FALL

Job description:
This internship would provide hands-on experience in non-profit arts development and fundraising. Work with our Director of Development leading up to and during our annual fall fundraising Auction and Gala in November followed by our End of Year campaign.  We are looking for a candidate who wants to gain experience putting together fundraising auctions starting with auction item procurement and donor engagement through to event coordination, then thank you letters and reporting post-event followed by our End-of-Year campaign.

Moisture Festival’s mission is to enrich the community by presenting an affordable annual festival showcasing the art of live comedy/varieté performance. The Moisture Festival encourages the contemporary creativity that is constantly emerging in this field and strives to educate people about the rich history of this genre. The 2020 Moisture Festival will run March 12 through April 5. Presented as a variety show, featuring short acts accompanied by a live show band. Part of the joy of the Festival is that you never know what you’ll see on stage. From aerialists to jugglers, magicians to comedians, all the weird and wonderful keep this genre fresh and exciting.

Internship details:
Three month period. October- December
~10-15 hours/week in our Fremont office – flexible hours
The internship is unpaid, but includes a 2020 Festival pass

We are looking for candidates with a keen interested in fundraising for the arts who want hands on experience with the sponsor/donor cycle of festival development.

To apply, please email a letter of interest, what you hope to achieve out of an internship and your applicable qualification to


Moisture Festival
PO Box 17484, Seattle, 98127