internship Overview


How do I apply?


Plywood People is a non-profit in Atlanta that leads a community of start-ups doing good. We do this through community, education and by creating experiences that help people dream. Interning at Plywood People is a great way to connect to the larger mission and vision of the organization while learning the ins and outs of how a creative non-profit operates. We are looking for highly motivated, self-starting and hard-working interns to join our team over the course of the next year. 

You can read about our various intern opportunities below. All internships are unpaid, but we do take regular breaks for donuts!

To apply for an internship, please complete the following 3 Steps:

  1. Fill out the form at the bottom of this page.

  2. Take the Synergist Quiz by clicking here and email a screenshot of your results to

  3. Email letting her know what you’re looking for in an intern experience and attach your resume.

Feel free to email Kathryn if you have any questions.

What are the opportunities?

Spring 2020 Internship


  • Dates: January - May (specific dates TBD)

  • Hours: Flexible 15-20 Hours per Week

  • Attendance at most Plywood Events is Required

  • Rhythms: Weekly 1-on-1 Meetings w/ Supervisor, Bi-Weekly Staff Meeting, and several Leadership Development Huddles

  • Perks: Firsthand Non-Profit Experience, Free Coffee, Fun Workspace, Free Tickets to Events and the opportunity to make some social entrepreneurship magic!

We are looking for passionate, detail-oriented, mission-minded individuals to help plan events, create marketing content and make Plywood People better. You may be involved in any of the following:

  • Event Planning: You will be given real responsibility in helping plan our Fall Events including Donuts + Ideas, Black Box Sessions and, primarily, our Art + Experience Auction. You will gain skills in Event Planning and Project Management.

  • Marketing: You will create content for the Plywood Community and help engage new prospects. This will include posting on social media, creating marketing emails and more. You will gain skills in Marketing and Marketing Software.

  • Leadership Development: Our hope is that through an internship with Plywood People, you will learn more about yourself, your strengths and your purpose. During your internship, you will read several books and have experiences that will help you learn and grow.

Apply Today!

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