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Part-Time Position | Based in Nashville, TN | Unpaid internship

For over 28 years, we at the Tennessee Justice Center (TJC) have been standing with Tennessee families and helping them access basic necessities of life. We believe that all our neighbors have value and dignity, that all deserve the opportunity to thrive, and that our laws and public policy should reflect these shared values. Every day our courageous team works hard on behalf of and in partnership with Tennessee individuals, families, and communities.

Do you want to join our fight?

We are looking to hire a Child Hunger Intern to help mobilize our network to advocate for policies and programs that fight child hunger. If you’re passionate about ending child hunger and enjoy organizing and mobilizing advocacy campaigns—this could be the job for you. 

A typical day might look like:

  • Knowledge of and willingness to learn more about the nutrition assistance programs (SNAP, WIC, School Meals, etc.) 

  • Sharing information about child nutrition related programs 

  • Growing our network of child nutrition partners with an emphasis on our Parents Fighting Hunger coalition 

  • Contacting partners, parents, and school leaders to gather information, stories, and learn more about some of the issues they face 

  • Organizing anti-hunger campaigns to raise awareness, improve food access, and promote positive legislation 

  • Staying up to date on policies and programs related to child nutrition 


This job might be for you if:

  • You enjoy forming relationships with new partners

  • You are passionate about ending child hunger in Tennessee

  • You have experience presenting on webinars and organizing advocacy campaigns

  • You flourish on a small team where all hands-on deck is the norm 

To Apply: Send us your cover letter and resume via email to Please include "Child Hunger Intern" in the subject line of the email. This is an unpaid internship.

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