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Internship with the Purple Tutu

By Candice O'Connor
Posted on 22 March 2017 | 2:12 pm — 

The mission of The Purple Tutu is to bring the artistry of ballet to children with Down syndrome. The Purple Tutu holds weekly classes in Mount Pleasant and also participates in community events. They are seeking a student intern for the Fall 2017/Spring 2018 semesters interested in marketing/communications to help with press releases, marketing, and recruiting volunteers/dancers.  A rough list of duties is as follows:

-write press releases and distribute them

-reach out to local newspapers, T.V. stations, magazines, blogs, and other news outlets to get coverage of our program

-be in contact with other Down syndrome programs and events (Ex. The Buddy Walk) to get us more connected in the community

-market the program to families with children with Down syndrome for recruitment

-manage the Facebook and Instagram pages

 

Contact Holland McDowell at haha.mcdowell@gmail.com to apply

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