The AIDS Foundation of Chicago (AFC) is seeking a creative and motivated individual to intern in its Policy Department with the Pride Action Tank. This is an excellent opportunity to gain practical experience while working at an active, upbeat non-profit. The Pride Action Tank Intern will directly work with the Pride Action Tank team and learn about a wide range of projects, including the Chicago Restroom Access Project, education and outreach for various projects, exploring new housing models and other pop-up projects. The Pride Action Tank Intern will also have the opportunity to learn about HIV/AIDS prevention, care and advocacy, and other issues related to AFC"s mission. This person will work closely with the Pride Action Tank Executive Director and Project Coordinator. This internship is designed to be both educational and practical. In this position, the intern will learn how to take skills acquired in the educational setting and apply them in a professional setting. Upon completion of this internship, the Pride Action Tank Intern should have an understanding of LGBTQ+ programs and issues, with a focus on transgender people, and the role policy and advocacy play in the nonprofit setting. ? The Pride Action Tank Intern will learn: Best practices in social media with an advocacy lens Broad issues within the LGBTQ+ community Project tracking and time management Research and note taking methods and skills Nonprofit and organizational systems

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