VolunteerCommunications and Media Intern

Assist the World Renew Honduras team with marketing, communications and promotional activities. Act as the Honduras country liaison between World Renew Honduras and World Renew Home office in the assistance of preparing media products for use in the capital fundraising campaign

  • Program: Global Volunteer
  • Location: Honduras
  • Type: Individual
  • Length of opportunity: More than 12 Months
  • Skillset needed: Education in Marketing/Communications

Media & Communications Intern

 

Dates: Open

Time Commitment: 1-2 years

 

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Complete your pre-field reading, preparation and orientation before arriving in Honduras

  • Create a database of high quality photos for use in publications and social media 

  • Attend and take pictures of World Renew’s work

  • Visit churches and communities and partner organizations connected to World Renew

  • Write Stories of Transformation

  • Interview World Renew staff, partner staff, church members and community participants.

  • Write and translate (Spanish & English) Stories

  • Assist with Social Media

  • Develop Facebook post ideas

  • Assist with website updates

  • Design other promotional material

  • Video Production, film and edit videos when necessary 

  • Provide stories, photos, and videos to World Renew’s Communications team resources are produced

 

Qualifications:

Participants must be 18 years of age or older and a Canadian or US resident

  1. Must be able to endure tropical climate
  2. Be compassionate, respectful of other culture
  3. Flexible, adaptable, and able to view life with a sense of humor

The total estimated in country costs per person are $600 (est.) per month which in room and board, language classes and travel within the country, does not include flight and insurance. 

Costs are based on length of time in country.

 

Benefits:

  • Grow in your faith and in relationship your with God.
  • Build new relationships and fellowship with the local community.
  • Serve as an encouragement to Christians in Honduras.
  • Partner with World Renew staff, learn about their work, and encourage them in their efforts to serve the people of Honduras
  • Learn from, serve, and be served by people from different culture
  • Develop your personal perspective on poverty, missions, and community development
  • Learn about the history and culture of Honduras.
  • Gain satisfaction from seeing your prayers and contributions to World Renew impact communities in Honduras
  • Raise awareness and educate people in North America about the work of World Renew in Honduras

 

Support Services Provided:

  • World Renew will provide orientation materials as well as ongoing logistics and support to meet the needs of the volunteers, local community, and Honduran staff.
  • World Renew offers a pre-trip orientation session. This is required for all participants.
  • World Renew will provide you with consultation and/or visits by missionary staff when available
  • World Renew will provide you with opportunities to link your individual/church’s mission and vision to work being done in Kenya
  • World Renew will support you with recognition in various communications to supporters