Resource of the Week: Idealist
Resource Name: Idealist.org
Where to Find it: http://www.idealist.org/
What it is: It’s a site that’s fantastic in the non-profit jobs niche. Thousands of jobs, internships, and even volunteer opportunities are listed at organizations, both domestic and international. You can search by the type of organization (immigration, civil rights, etc.) keywords, language, educational level, etc. It’s a very extensive searchable database of organizations that can help you identify target organizations in sectors of interest when prospecting for jobs.
Who it’s good for: This is a great resource to use for you college students looking for a way to give back and the opportunities offered here have many options to choose from.
Why you should use it: If you’re interested in the non-profit world or even social entrepreneurship, this site is perfect for you to check out. You’ll find internship or job opportunities on this dynamic site tat you wont be able to find any where else! With hundreds and thousands of organizations to apply to or volunteer for, Idealist.org offers you extensive opportunities to truly make a difference in the world.