Take Steps Marketing and Team Recruitment Intern

The Northwest Region of the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America, located in Bellevue, WA, seeks a highly motivated individual to provide support for their benefit walk program, “Take Steps for Crohn’s & Colitis,” which includes events in Seattle and Spokane.  The majority of the intern’s responsibilities will focus on the Seattle Walk taking place Saturday, June 1, 2013 and will assist with team management efforts and new team acquisition during the 2013 Take Steps season.



Applicants should be attending an accredited college or university in the Seattle Metropolitan area and currently enrolled in a related course of study.  Communications, Marketing, Event Management, or a related field is preferred.

Part Time- Approximately 15-20 hours per week
Start Date: Beginning immediately
Unpaid/ Possibility for college credit

Organization Description
The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) was founded in 1967 and is supported solely by individual, foundation and corporate contributions.  CCFA is dedicated to helping people with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, chronic digestive disorders of the intestines, through education and support.

To apply, e-mail resume and cover letter to:
Deborah Jacoby
Take Steps Walk Manager
Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America, Northwest Region
9 Lake Bellevue Drive, Suite 203
Bellevue, WA 98005
(425) 451-8455

Education & Support Intern

CCFA Northwest is seeking a UW undergraduate student to serve as Education & Support Intern and assist with programs for kids, teens, and college students.

ResponsibilitiesCCFA Camp Oasis


February through November 2013, 15 hours a week, flexible schedule. Office is in Bellevue but telecommuting is fine after initial in-person meetings in Seattle or on the Eastside. Attendance at events—some on Saturdays—is required.

This is an unpaid position. Program expenses will be covered and a letter of recommendation will be provided with satisfactory completion of the internship.

To apply, please send cover letter and résumé to Kathleen Newbould, Regional Education & Support Manager, at knewbould@ccfa.org. Direct questions to Kathleen at this email address or 425-451-8455.


Team Challenge Intern

The Northwest Chapter of the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation (www.ccfa.org) is looking for an energetic and passionate intern for its endurance training and fundraising program,  Team Challenge (www.ccteamchallenge.org). The work involves grassroots marketing, public relations, social media, database management, and sales assistance. 

To apply, please email a cover letter and resume to Jackie at JackieM@ccfa.org



Compensation:  This internship is unpaid.  In return for your time and dedication, you will receive excellent experience while helping a great cause and having fun! Class Credit potential.

Location: Bellevue – Northwest Chapter Office

Jackie Miller, Endurance Manager, Team Challenge

Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America l Nothwest Chapter - Seattle
9 Lake Bellevue Drive, Ste 203, Bellevue, WA 98005
O 425.451.8455  l  E jackiem@ccfa.org

You can: challenge • change • cure
Join Team Challenge!  www.ccteamchallenge.org