Common Cause summer interns accomplish incredible work, learn important skills, gain a strong understanding of the democracy landscape, and bring their own experiences and perspective to Common Cause.
Check out what some of our interns have accomplished!
Common Cause Rhode Island Intern | 2021
This internship solidified my goal of working in the public sector, and especially for a non profit organization. The work we did felt so meaningful and important to no just myself but to our democracy.
Common Cause Texas Intern | 2021
Sarah helped plan and create content for a Voting Rights Advocacy Day at the Texas Capitol, and prepared and gave testimony against the voter suppression bills in both special sessions in the summer.
Common Cause Youth Programs Intern | 2021
The internship definitely has made an impact on me, it definitely gave me the ability to view things from a different lens that I wouldn't have had the opportunity to do so elsewhere.
Common Cause Intern | 2021
I definitely enhanced my research skills and learned about how courts are written about in academia and media outlets. This internship has definitely expanded what I careers I thought were available to me.
Common Cause North Carolina Intern | 2019
Danielle created online content about gerrymandering, voter ID law, and the 2020 Census. She also spoke in front of our state legislative building before the case Common Cause v. Lewis.
National Communications Intern | 2019
Isabel helped create videos, blog posts, and social content. She helped with launching our Instagram account, research for the ALEC in Texas report, and explainers on census and ranked-choice voting.
Common Cause Ohio Intern | 2019
Kayinsola created a toolkit to engage and educate Ohioans about the impact of gerrymandering and the End Gerrymandering Pledge.
National Development Intern | 2019
Lyric completed a research project on best practices for sustaining donor program websites and researched donors and foundations for fundraising opportunities.
Common Cause Texas Intern | 2019
Stephanie developed and implemented a campaign for Voter Registration for College Orientations around the state.
National Digital Intern | 2019
Jon coordinated action alerts for our states, researched for digital products on our call for the impeachment inquiry, and analyzed Facebook content, for opportunities to improve posts performance.
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