2023 Summer Intern

The Franciscan Action Network (FAN) seeks a full-time paid intern to work with us during summer 2023 on policy advocacy related to climate/environment and on helping to organize an intergenerational conference for fall 2023. FAN is a faith-based justice and peace advocacy organization with a small, collaborative staff and a large network of supporters across the U.S. This internship will be an outstanding opportunity to sample the field of faith-based advocacy within a supportive and mentoring environment.

This position is full-time and located in Washington DC. Some work may be done remotely, but intern must be available to attend regular meetings and other events in person. Reasonably priced temporary housing is available near our offices in the Brookland neighborhood of Washington DC. Starting and ending dates of the internship are flexible, and will be set by mutual agreement between the intern and the organization.


–Excellent writing, speaking, and interpersonal skills
–Strong interest in climate/environment/social justice and in mobilization/organizing
–Willingness to learn about Franciscan spirituality and apply to work
–Strong multitasking abilities
–Flexibility and willingness to work within a small, collaborative team
–Knowledge of Catholic Social Teaching is a plus but not required
–Experience in social justice activities or campus ministry is a plus but not required

To Apply:

Send resume and cover letter to info@franciscanaction.org

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