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Volunteers are always welcome at the Long Island Arts Council at Freeport! As a volunteer, you'll have the opportunity to help at our events, or in the office.  You'll get to make friends with other like-minded volunteers, you'll feel great that you're helping to make the arts even more viable, you'll get to know our community, you'll make a difference, and you'll have fun.



This internship offers the candidate the ability to have hands-on participation in helping promote a non-profit arts organization. The candidate is encouraged to think ‘outside-the-box’ in creating and implementing guerilla marketing and promotion strategies with a goal of increasing audience attendance and public awareness.

Organization Structure  -  One paid Executive Director, one part-time volunteer.

Internship Requirements

The ideal candidate for this position will have a strong interest in marketing, public relations and advertising as well as a love for the arts.  Other strengths can include: 

  • a creative and outgoing personality;

  • self-motivated;

  • excellent spoken and written communication;

  • event planning and delivery skills;

  • an understanding of the local arts and culture community of Long Island;

  • flexibility and initiative to work both independently and as part of a team;

  • excellent time and personal management skills;

  • strong computer and internet literacy;


Reports to:

Executive Director and Board.  Time commitment to be determined.  May be taken for academic credit.



  • help in ‘branding’ the LI Arts Council at Freeport within Freeport and surrounding communities;

  • assist in the assembly and dissemination of brochures, press kits, marketing material, flyers, programs, etc.;

  • attend Arts Council events; assist in handing out programs, encourage attendees to join our e-mail list, take (digital) pictures, assist in other duties as needed;

  • represent LI Arts Council at Freeport at various arts and cultural organization meetings on Long Island, as appropriate.


Please send, fax, or e-mail a cover letter and resume to:

Long Island Arts Council at Freeport
130 East Merrick Road
Freeport, NY 11520
Fax: (516) 223-6991
E-Mail: Larryliacf@gmail.com

Questions? Call (516) 223-2522 x11 

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