About the Gay Games
For over a quarter century, the Federation of Gay Games have built an international legacy of changing cultural, social and political attitudes towards LGBT people across the globe, while at the same time empowering tens of thousands with the transforming benefits of sports competition. The Gay Games is the largest sports and culture festival in the world open to all, to take place every four years under the founding principles of the Gay Games: Participation, Inclusion, and Personal Best™. The 2014 Gay Games, presented by the Cleveland Foundation, will take place in the cities of Cleveland + Akron on August 9-16 2014 with an estimated 11,000 participants and 4,000 volunteers and other visitors engaging in 32+ sporting and cultural events.
The Gay Games are open to all regardless of sexual orientation or gender status. The Games offers internships in a variety of fields including Communications & Marketing, Fund-raising & Development, Sports & Operations, Sustainability along with other areas.
How to Apply
Interviews are currently being conducted throughout Northeast Ohio Please submit a brief cover letter, resume, and two (2) brief writing samples to Tim Kovach, Project and Volunteer Manager at email@example.com. Please include “2014 Gay Games Marketing & Communications Intern” in the subject line. Phone calls will not be accepted. Contact Chelsea Kertes at firstname.lastname@example.org for additional questions
Deadline: By February 28th.