Invest 9 months of your life to gather, equip,
and unleash women to Disciple a Generation.
The IF:Gathering IFternship is a 9 month full-time internship in Dallas, Texas.
There are a variety of roles and responsibilities that will be assigned throughout the internship as we are a small staff, and all-hands-on-deck - no task is too big, or too small. The scope of your internship may include any of the following:
- Help with the execution of 2 events, including IF:Lead 2018 & IF:Gathering 2019
- Oversee coordination with food & hospitality, logistics, volunteers, design, speaker hospitality, communications, etc.
- Help maintain and foster our online communities and the IF:Gathering inboxes
- Special Projects for IF:Gathering Staff
- Help create & execute content for IF:Equip, IF:Table & IF:Gathering social media
- Recruit and manage relationships with IF:Gathering sponsors and partners
We also have a lot of fun as we work together to gather, equip, and unleash women all over the world to live out their calling.
- Must be 21 years or older
- Raise support of $26,500 for a monthly salary and to cover the cost of the internship development program
- Commit to be mentored by a mentor chosen by the IFternship Director
- Commit to Spiritual Development as an intern team
- Move to or live in Dallas, Texas
- Commit to a start date of August 6th
On your application, we will ask you to indicate which position(s) you are applying for.
Please note that final position titles will not be determined until the start of the internship and we look forward to learning the ways God has uniquely designed each individual and utilizing those gifts, even if they're not listed below.
Speaker Hospitality Coordinator: This person is highly organized, hospitable, and demonstrates excellent communication skills. Responsible for all things speaker logistics and communication, speaker host recruitment & communication, hotel contracts & relationship managements, & transportation coordination.
Volunteer Coordinator: This person does not shy away from big challenges! As the volunteer coordinator, you are responsible for the recruitment, communication, and coordination of 150 volunteers. You will value loving and serving our volunteers well so they will love and serve our attendees well.
Development Coordinator: This person works hand in hand with our Development Team and is responsible for the execution of all fundraising activities & communications, as well as our sponsor relationships.
Event Design Coordinator: This person not only has a good eye, but is also organized and can bring something from an idea to execution. As the Event Design Coordinator, you are responsible for working alongside our vendors to help create an inviting space at IF. You'll also have a hand in staging our photoshoots for social media images, as well as IF:Equip filming.
Logistics & Special Projects Coordinator: This person lives in a task oriented, execution beast mode. Our ideal candidate will geek out over spreadsheets, To Do lists on top of To Do lists, and bulleted emails. There is no special project that this person isn't afraid to tackle!
Food & Hospitality Coordinator: Hospitality is something we care deeply about here at IF. As the Food & Hospitality Coordinator, you will make sure everyone from volunteer to attendee to our team and speakers are hosted well & taken care of at IF:Gathering events.
Communications Coordinator: As the Communications Coordinator, you will not only help curate content for IF:Gathering's social media, but you will also help maintain and care for IF's online communities including IF:Local, IF:Equip, IF:Table, & the Discipleship Collective.
IFternship & Application FAQs
Q: Do I have to move to Dallas, Texas?
Yes! We highly value our team and work best together in our office in Dallas.
Q: Are there age requirements?
You must be 21 year-of-age or older by the start of the IFternship to apply! There is no age limit.
Q: Are benefits included?
We are not able to provide benefits for interns at this time.
Q: Do I have to be a certain denomination to apply?
No, you do not! However, we encourage you to please read all of our values and make sure that you agree with them.
Q: Does IF offer summer internships?
We are not offering summer internships this year. Stay tuned for future opportunities next summer!
Q: How does the support raising work?
We are grateful for the sacrifice that each person makes to be a part of the IF Team. Part of the job description includes fundraising for a monthly stipend, and to cover the cost of the internship program. The costs are outlined below. We will make sure you are equipped with the tools and resources to help you reach your goals. We encourage and equip you to create a video, write letters, and start talking about IF:Gathering to your friends and family. Please don't let fundraising keep you from applying - we know it can feel like an impossible task, but we have seen the Lord provide for our IFterns year after year. Feel free to reach out to email@example.com if you have any questions or concerns.
The $26,500 each IFtern needs to raise will cover the following:
- $2,154/month issued bi-weekly (pre-taxes)
- Travel & expenses to events outside of Austin
- Payroll taxes, legal fees & donation processing
- Spiritual Development
We will provide you with a link to allow your supporters to donate online. Please note, this option will include a small transaction fee. You can encourage your supporters to set up bill pay with their bank, or send a monthly check to avoid these fees.
IF:Gathering is a 501(c)3. All donations are tax-deductible charitable contributions.
Q: Do I have to raise all of my support by August 2018?
Ideally, candidates would have 100% of their support raised by their start date. If that is not a realistic goal, then interns are required to have the following minimum raised...
- $9,000 in one time donations in hand by August 6, 2018 (start date)
- $1,777 committed/month for 9 months
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions not answered on this page.