Class of 2011 Internship Orientation

Class of 2011 Internship Orientation

We offer opportunities for students from all walks of life. Examples of previous internships include students from the UGA/MCG SONAT Program, UGA School of Social Work, Athens Tech School of Marketing…and many others. We can work with your program to offer the hours and requirements that you need to fill for your individual program needs.

For Social Work internship opportunities please contact Paige Powell, Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Program Director at (706) 549-4850 or email at

For all other degree programs please contact Erin Beasley, Director of Operations, Strategic Programming and Partnerships at (706) 549-4850 or email 

Available Opportunities

Finance Intern Job Description

This internship will provide the student with practical knowledge and relevant work experience that supplement her/his coursework. The Finance Intern works directly with the Chief Financial Officer and will be assigned projects related to nonprofit financial management, bookkeeping and accounting systems. Please contact Erin Beasley,, for more information.

 Center for Active Living Internship

The Center for Active Living (CAL) is a multi-purpose center dedicated to offering a variety of social, educational and wellness programs for older adults in Athens and the surrounding area. The extensive CAL Plus Program includes CAL programming, and offers a door to door transportation program for those unable to drive, morning activities, a noon lunch, and case management, if needed.

The Center for Active Living Internship gives students practical knowledge supporting their coursework, and provides experience working directly with the clients of ACCA. CAL interns will gain experience in community and individual needs assessment, wellness program development, and program evaluation. Please contact Erin Beasley,, for more information.

 Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Internship

The Grandparents Raising Grandchildren (GRG) program provides support to relative caregiver headed families in six Northeast Georgia counties through services and resources to improve the physical and emotional well-being of intergenerational families.

The objective of the GRG internship is to provide the student with practical knowledge that supplements his/her coursework and provides experience working with the diverse population served by ACCA. The student will gain a greater knowledge of assessing community needs, developing wellness programs, and evaluation program effectiveness. Please contact Paige Powell,, for more information.

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