Phoenix, Ariz., USA
Puente Arizona is part of the global movement for migrant justice and human rights. As a grassroots community-based group Puente promotes justice, non-violence, interdependence and human dignity. Puente Arizona works to empower the community and build bridges by working collaboratively with various organizations and individuals. For more information, visit www.puenteaz.org.
This site will host up to two interns. Responsibilities will vary based on interns’ interests, and may include assisting with Puente’s case work, arts and culture events, childcare, detention visitations, community projects, and political engagements.
Six to eight weeks, beginning June 16, 2014, with flexibility in dates. Approximately 25 hours per week.
Preference will be given to candidates who are bilingual in Spanish. The ability to set work priorities and multitask is particularly helpful.
Housing and Stipend
Interns are eligible for a stipend of up to $150 per week from UUCSJ to assist with food, local transit, and incidentals.
Interns are eligible for housing, which will be in a simple shared apartment above Puente’s offices.
Selected interns are responsible for travel to and from Phoenix, Arizona.