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Medical Outreach Internship

Internship Description

The Medical Outreach internship allows the intern to be involved in sharing the Make-A-Wish mission with the medical community. In this role, the intern will assist with the wish intake process as well as help plan and execute outreach efforts to engage and educate the medical community. This internship is supervised by the Director of Volunteer Programs & Medical Outreach and the Senior Director of Program Services.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist in taking wish referrals over the phone.
  • Answer phones and make calls.
  • Perform all data entry in Raiser’s Edge for new referrals.
  • Send all medical eligibility forms to medical staff.
  • Conduct research to identify new referral sources throughout the state.
  • Provide support in the preparation and execution of medical outreach presentations.
  • Consider new medical outreach tools and endeavors.
  • Help develop appreciation and recognition plans for the referral community.
  • Assist with wish-related projects as needed.


Skills necessary for this role include:

  • Undergraduate student in good academic standing.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail in data maintenance and project organization.
  • Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality.
  • Proactive, self-directed, and organized.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point and Publisher.
  • Knowledge of Raiser’s Edge is a plus.
  • Commitment to the Make-A-Wish mission.

How to Apply

All interested applicants must complete an Internship Application and submit along with a cover letter, resume, and two professional or academic references. Upon reviewing applications, interviews will be conducted and selected applicants will be required to complete a Criminal Background Check and on-site training.

Please remember: Internship opportunities are volunteer positions and are therefore unpaid however, internships can be completed for college credit.

To request the Internship Application, please contact Olivia Stanas at


Make-A-Wish® New Hampshire
814 Elm Street
Suite 300
Manchester, NH 03101-2230
(603) 623-9474