The Immokalee Foundation shared the following updates and opportunities in their Internships Programs, and it might be helpful if you are looking for an intern or know of opportunities for these students.
The Immokalee Foundation currently has 2 virtual internships included in their Spring 2021 programming that commenced on February 3rd in the Business Management/Entrepreneur Career Pathway and the Education/Human Services Career Pathway. Two high school seniors are involved and include 120 hours in total– these are paid internships and will both end in May 2021.
Summer Internship scheduling is currently underway for Postsecondary students in their program, as well as High School students that will be rising into 12th grade in the 2021-2022 academic year. Date to commence is early June – mid to end of July and will include 120 hours/internship in total. The Immokalee Foundation is in need of 2 Internships for the Healthcare Pathway and 2 for the Business Pathway.
The Internship for the students in The Immokalee Foundation's Construction Management/Engineering Career Pathway is an 18-site home Subdivision in Immokalee. This project commenced on October 1. 2020. iTECH is their Educational partner and BCB Homes is their Subcontractor. This will provide a paid summer internship for their students, allowing them to also obtain academic credit via 4-6 Certifications prior to their high school graduation date.