Humble Design seeking Interns

Calling all students interested in social media, design, community impact and policy! Humble Design is seeking interns to support our mission.

Humble Design is a Seattle-based nonprofit that aims ​to change lives and communities by furnishing the homes of families and veterans emerging from homelessness. Using generously donated home goods, the organization curates parcels of both essential furniture and decorative home goods to create welcoming and personalized homes where families can find peace and thrive.

We are looking to bring on 10-12 interns this January to create social media contents, manage marketing campaigns, conduct outreach and community engagement, and assist in policy research and statistics collection.*

Social Media Intern (3):

Responsibilities: Content development for Humble Design social media platforms, tracking social media analytics, conduct market research, and generating creative marketing and media campaigns.

(Experience with InDesign and Photoshop preferred but not required)

Marketing Intern (3):

Responsibilities: Creating digital marketing campaign to increase visibility for our fundraising events, brainstorming and implementing new marketing channels, advertising through Humble Design’s publications, and strategizing on bringing in new volunteers.

(Experience with InDesign and Photoshop preferred but not required) 

Non-Profit Leadership Intern (4)

Responsibilities: Conducting community outreach to form coalitions and partnerships, brainstorming new awareness and fundraising strategies, reaching out to donors and corporate sponsors, developing new recruitment strategies and assisting with event/campaign management and preparation.

Policy/Research Intern (2)

Responsibilities: Creating and applying strategies to ensure that Humble Design is included in Seattle’s city-wide discourse on homelessness, researching homelessness in Seattle and the city’s current policies, conduct analysis to determine if Humble Design’s values and mission aligns with potential partners, and assisting with on-going data collection.

*All interns will be expected to provide assistance and take on tasks of different projects when needed.


– Current or recently graduated college students.

– Experience or interest in design, marketing, policy and research, non-profit leadership and event planning.

– 10-15 hours for 10 weeks (Start of Winter Quarter—End of Winter Quarter)

– The internship will be conducted remotely with occasional optional in-person events.

– Strength in problem solving, creative-thinking, and analytical skills.

– Flexibility and reliability, willingness to work with others to complete projects in a timely manner.


This is an unpaid opportunity open to students of all majors and backgrounds. Students may receive academic credit for their experience in cooperation with the school.

OPT/CPT holders are welcomed to apply.

Apply by December 23 using this link:

Questions? Email Humble Design Seattle Director, Kelley Moore, at