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Founded in 1953, Keep America Beautiful is America’s premier community improvement organization. Keep America Beautiful continues to be the most credible organization in community restoration and resiliency by focusing on public education, mobilizing volunteers and creating partnerships.

Keep America Beautiful has embraced a remote work policy to attract the best and brightest from all over America. If you live within 60 miles of Stamford, you will work at our national headquarters. Keep America Beautiful’s national headquarters is walking distance from the Stamford Metro-North train station with a shuttle bus also available. The office features a free parking garage and gym in the building and is conveniently located near great restaurants, bars, shopping and beautiful Mill River Park.

Persons with national service experience (VISTA, Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and veterans are encouraged to apply. Keep America Beautiful is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, ancestry, marital status, being a party to a civil union, handicap or disabilities or perception of disabilities, political activity, or other protected class status. Discrimination in violation of this policy is prohibited.

What You Will Get

You will be a member of a passionate team dedicated to the fulfillment of KAB’s mission. Just as KAB envisions a country in which every community is a clean, green, and a beautiful place to live, we also strive for our organization to be a beautiful place to work. We believe that it is intrinsic rewards that motivate employees sustainably, but respect the need for extrinsic rewards which would include but are not limited to:

  • Very Competitive Pay for the non-profit sector
  • Generous Employee Benefits Package
  • Maternity and Parental Leave
  • 403b Program
  • Paid Holidays

Current job openings:

Development Intern

Keep America Beautiful – the nation’s largest community improvement organization – seeks a Development Intern. This intern will work a hybrid schedule, including both remote work and some in-person hours in our Stamford, Connecticut office.  

This is a hybrid position, for-credit and open to enrolled college students. The hours are flexible, ranging from 15-20 hours each week. This will require 4-6 hours per week in-person, assisting the Chief Operating Officer with administrative responsibilities, as needed.  

Remote responsibilities may include online research; data entry and analysis; communications; and general assistance to development management and staff. 

Skills: 

  • Ability to multi-task 
  • Good organizational skills  
  • Experience with CRMs/database usage/data entry 
  • Attention to detail  
  • Proficient in MS Office Suite  
  • Solid writing and research abilities 
  • A belief in the mission of Keep America Beautiful 

To apply for the internship, please send your resume, cover letter, and 3 professional and/or academic references to recruitment@kab.org, to the attention of Thea Michailides, Director of Development Operations and Communications. Please include “Intern – Development” in the subject line.  


Thank you for your interest in joining the Keep America Beautiful team!