Youth Empowerment

Internship Description

COPO is seeking a Youth Empowerment Intern to assist our Youth Empowerment Program Coordinator with facilitating and conducting outreach for our Summer and After-School Youth Programs. The intern would assist with preparing and distributing outreach materials, registering program participants, leading academic and skill-building activities, setting up and breaking down the classroom, and chaperoning youth on field trips and events.


  • Ensure the physical and emotional safety of all after school program participants
  • Ensure students’ academic growth through homework help and activities
  • Ensure students’ personal growth through enrichment activities

Responsibilities include

  • Be a positive role model for youth
  • Prepare and distribute outreach materials
  • Lead activities: icebreakers, science demonstrations and experiments, sports, arts and crafts, leadership etc.
  • Classroom preparation and cleanup
  • Chaperone at youth field trips and events

Qualifications & Experience

  • Must be in high school or older
  • Positive role model for youth
  • Work well in a diverse setting
  • Bilingual preferred but not required

Reports to: Mashal Butt

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