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Girls in the Game

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 About Our Organization: 

Girls in the Game provides sports, health, and leadership programs in partnership with schools, parks, and community centers in Chicago, Baltimore, and Bloomington. Participants can try a variety of sports like soccer, lacrosse, yoga, or volleyball in a friendly, non-competitive environment while also learning about important health and leadership topics like self-advocacy and positive body image. Our programs include after school programs, a summer camp, clinics, one-time programs, and teen programs.

See website for more info.

 About the Position: 

Summer Camp Intern

Both interns will work directly with participants ages 7-13 in our summer camp program, which takes place throughout the month of July. Leading up to summer camp, the interns will help prepare curriculum and help recruit for camp. They may also coach at one-time events during the month of June.

 Time Commitment: 

Up to 35 hours/week working
Up to 5 hours/week professional development activities
$19/hr compensation 

 Our Ideal Intern Exhibits: 

  • Ability to work from a strength-based and/or youth development perspective

  • Capacity to engage others from diverse cultures and various sectors of the community 

  • Enthusiasm to work with youth and engage in a variety of sports activities

 To Apply: 

Interns can email their resume to Tamara Martin at In the body of the email, indicate you are applying for the internship through Origami Works Foundation.​

 Location of Internship: 

100% Onsite in North Lawndale

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