The Leukemia and Lymphoma SocietyPennies for Patients Student Series CampaignPAID INTERNSHIPAbout The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and Student SeriesThe Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) mission is: Cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin’s disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families. Since 1949, LLS has been on the forefront of blood cancer advances such as chemotherapies and stem cell transplantation leading the way to the targeted therapies and immunotherapies that are saving thousands of lives today. The LLS Pennies for Patients Student Series campaign is a service learning, character education and philanthropy program that gives students a unique experience to make a difference through teamwork and aid thousands of children and adults in the fight against blood cancers like leukemia. As children move through their years at school, they can grow with the Student Series and have an even greater impact on the lives of blood cancer patients.Position Title: Pennies for Patients Campaign Intern Location: Stamford, CT.Hours and Start Date: Flexible 12 hour per week commitment beginning immediately Salary: Available upon requestResponsibilities•Organization and distribution of Welcome Packets and Thank You Packets to participating schools.•Preparation of campaign materials.•Mailing of instructional guides to school coordinators.•Communication with participating school coordinators via phone and/or email.•Represent The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and its mission professionally at all times. •Perform other related duties as assigned. Qualifications•Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications•Good interpersonal skills and attention to detail•Outgoing, positive and can-do attitude•A demonstrated commitment to the LLS mission and valuesHow to ApplyFor more information, or to apply, please submit a cover letter and resume to Beth Zelin @ firstname.lastname@example.org. Please put “Student Series Intern” in the subject line. This position is available for immediate hire, with applications considered on a rolling basis throughout the fall and spring semesters. While the above is a description of the essential functions of the position, other duties may be assigned. Please visit our website at www.lls.org to learn more.The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society is an equal opportunity employer.