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Announcement regarding summer 2022 legal internships: The ACLU-DC will not be offering 1L internships for the summer of 2022. We encourage interested students to apply for a summer 2023 internship as a 2L in the fall of 2022. Thank you for your interest.

Development Officer

The Development Officer expands the affiliate’s fundraising capacity through direct engagement with donors. They will maintain a portfolio of donors and prospects and engage in direct cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship. The Development Officer also manages planning and executing events.

Policy & Advocacy Graduate Intern

The ACLU-DC seeks a highly motivated policy intern for the Spring of 2022. The intern will have the opportunity to gain valuable experience by working in our Policy Department and assisting in all aspects of the ACLU-DC’s policy advocacy.

Communications Strategist

The ACLU-DC seeks a Communications Strategist to collaborate on the development and implementation of the ACLU-DC’s media relations and strategic communications strategies to achieve the organization’s priorities.