Internships and Volunteer Opportunities, Ronald McDonald House

Ronald McDonald House in Des Moines is looking for students who can lend their talents and expertise in a variety of roles.
Video Production
Using a Sony A7 Kit assist in producing videos that provide an overview of the organization, showcase the Ronald McDonald House with a virtual tour, pay tribute to donors or volunteers, and highlight our families.
Graphic Design
Assist with the production of:
-Program brochure on our pop tab program
-Informational brochure for hospitals to distribute about our services
-Artwork for our website and social media channels
-Launching an e-newsletter
-Building a marketing kit for our Vehicle Donation program
-2015 Events Flyer
-Bi-annual print newsletter
Copywriting & Marketing
-Assist in telling stories that demonstrate our impact
-Write copy for the above brochures and newsletter, or for emails and press releases
-Post to social media or on our website.
-Advertise using Google AdWords

Other Internships/Volunteer Opportunities
Family Services & Volunteer Program Internship. Help with the day to day operations of the House, check families in and out, answer the phone and door, accept donations, manage House volunteers, etc.

Volunteer staff the Ronald McDonald Family Room inside Mercy Hospital. We have three sleeping rooms there with a kitchen, lounge, laundry, bathrooms with showers, etc. for those families that either can’t or don’t want to leave the hospital. Looking for students who could volunteer for a shift or two regularly. There is often down time, where students could potentially study and do homework.

For more information or to apply contact:

Jack Reed  I  Development Director
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Iowa, Inc.
1441 Pleasant Street I Des Moines, Iowa 50314 I P: 515.243.2111 I F: 515.280.3111 I