At United Way of Salt Lake, we LIVE UNITED. We are here to change the world. Our team of passionate, talented individuals brings exceptional skills to solve complex social problems. With work-life balance and great benefits, our team is focused on serving our community and changing lives. United Way of Salt Lake is a hybrid workplace - all team members will work in-person, at our downtown office, and from home.
At United Way of Salt Lake, we’re committed to solving complex social problems at scale. We collectively work with organizations across the valley to ensure the education, health, and financial stability of every person. Working with United Way of Salt Lake is an opportunity to expand your experience in nonprofit work in a variety of fields. We have internship opportunities that involve community engagement, volunteer planning, data, and others.
Benefits & Commitment
Our internship positions are filled as needed internally, with a few seasonal opportunities that reoccur regularly. All of our interns are provided a competitive hourly compensation (between $14-16). Internship opportunities are designed to provide candidates with meaningful work experience. To best meet the needs of individuals and the business, internships can range between eight and 16 weeks long.
You may also deliver or mail your application documents to:
c/o United Way of Salt Lake
257 East 200 South, Suite 300
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
United Way of Salt Lake requires all team members to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless they qualify for a medical, personal, or religious exemption. UWSL is committed to diversity, equity, and inclusion. Qualified applicants will receive consideration regardless of religion, race, ethnicity, age, sexual orientation, pregnancy, gender identity, protected veteran status, or disability. If you need a reasonable accommodation at any point during the application process, please contact 801-736-8929.
UWSL participates in E-Verify and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not offer visa sponsorship.
"I love working for a place that allows you to make a real difference in the local Salt Lake community."
"I’ve been working for UWSL for nearly ten years. I stay because I am passionate about our work and see my contribution to our mission. I am constantly challenged, supported, and connected to others who are just as passionate as I am. It’s a great place to work."
We track, measure, and evaluate the results of our work to ensure we are making meaningful progress.
Framing our work through an equitable lens is critical to address systemic barriers for marginalized groups. We believe personal knowledge and commitment are required to dismantle systems of oppression.
Until we solve the problems our community faces, we must continue to better our processes by learning from our successes and failures.
We recognize that relationships built on respect, trust, communication, and understanding are essential to achieving our core purpose.
We are proud supporters of Parity.org and are committed to supporting women and speaking up for gender parity.
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