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Walk SF Internships Available

If you’re looking to build your career through positive social and environmental impact, consider an internship with Walk SF, and help reclaim streets, as safe, shared spaces everyone can enjoy.

Not only will you help make a difference by learning about effective nonprofit advocacy, communication, and membership practices, your work will support Vision Zero, the goal to end all traffic deaths in 10 years.

Walk SF’s Membership & Outreach, Media, and Policy/Research internships can help you prepare for the job market as you continue your education by enabling you to:

  • Gather hands-on, real-world work experience
  • Develop and enhance professional and technical expertise
  • Build a strong resumé that stands out
  • Secure recommendations and networking opportunities
  • Establish interest/commitment to a specific field
  • Foster leadership and team-building skills
  • Earn academic credits (when applicable)

Take advantage of the opportunity to experiment in nonprofit, development, communication, transportation, and planning fields that match your personal, professional, or academic interests as a Walk SF intern.

To apply, download one of the internship descriptions below and send a cover letter and resume to volunteer@walksf.org.

Develop industry-specific abilities, while at the same time, cultivate your collaborative strengths and exercise individual responsibility. Apply today!
And, if you know someone who might be the right candidate for a Walk SF internship, please forward this eNewsletter to them.

Governor Brown Vetoes Safety Bill to Double Traffic Fines in School Zones

Photo by Robin Allen

The City of San Francisco, along with the SOMA community, are taking matters into their own hands.

“Bessie Carmichael K-8 is at the heart of our SOMA Youth and Family Zone and is the poster child for critical … Read More

Celebrate Walk & Roll to School Day

Photo by John Storey, San Francisco Chronicle

On Wednesday, October the 8 schools across San Francisco will be celebrating International Walk & Roll to School Day. This global event has exploded in popularity since its inception in 1997, when it was just a one-off event. Today, the annual … Read More

In the Age of Self-Driving Cars, Vision Zero Matters Even More

Photo credit: Phil Dokas, Creative Commons

Guest Post by GJEL Accident Attorneys

Self-driving cars are poised to change how we move in the 21st Century. They will be safer, more efficient, and more affordable. For most people living in urban areas, car ownership … Read More

SFPD Backs Up Vision Zero Commitment as Students Go Back to School

On Monday, August 18, kids all over the city get back to their school year routine of walking, bicycling, busing and being driven to classes.

This year, Walk San Francisco expects these family morning routines to be safer thanks to increased enforcement around 15-mph school zones and the … Read More