Joining the team
MISSION:IGNITE has many rewarding opportunities for individuals to use technology to help make a positive difference in the lives of at-risk youngsters and their families. All of our programs welcome volunteers, and we know that our kids and customers will appreciate your involvement and support!
We encourage as many people as possible to become part of the MISSION:IGNITE village and contribute to our mission to make our community a better place by making our technology training, products and services, special events and special programs available to those who could benefit the most from our help!
Please complete our volunteer signup below so that we can contact you and schedule a time to meet and share our internship & volunteer opportunities with you. From working with kids and technology, to special events, to technical repair. MISSION:IGNITE has a place for you!
MISSION:IGNITE welcomes interns who want to enhance skills in administration, communication, marketing, special events, or technical support. Internships are designed to provide an introduction to operations in a not-for-profit environment.
High school interns should exhibit excellent written and oral communication skills; good detail orientation; excellent understanding of computer software, especially the Microsoft Office suite; and excellent interpersonal skills. Emphasis during internships is on job readiness, life skills and financial literacy.
College interns must demonstrate excellent written and oral communication skills; excellent detail orientation; proficiency in the Microsoft Office suite; excellent interpersonal skills; and ability to work in teams. Students interested in technical support internships must be familiar with hardware. Networking and hardware experience is preferred. College interns may earn academic or service-learning credit.