The Borgen Project

About The Borgen Project

From CNN to The Huffington Post, the world is talking about the innovative movement that is downsizing global poverty. The Borgen Project believes that leaders of the most powerful nation on earth should be doing more to address global poverty. This nonprofit organization is working to make poverty a focus of U.S. foreign policy.

All of our internship programs provide experience in advocacy, mobilizing and fundraising, coupled with real industry exposure and an insight into the nonprofit world.

Each internship program has a dedicated manager who will guide you through your program, ensuring key weekly objectives are met, along with additional orientation, 101 training sessions and check-in calls.


Writing intern

August 2022 Myrtle Point, OR
“How they preached about ending global poverty while exploiting unpaid interns.”

HR Intern

December 2021 - April 2022 Tacoma, WA
“I liked that my position was remote in that it allowed for me to approach my work with a flexible schedule. I also very much appreciated my manager's patience, support, and active communication with me throughout my time at The Borgen Project. It made me feel like every contribution I made helped the cause no matter how small.”
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