Meet Our Interns!
This summer, we had a full crew of ambitious, passionate, fun students and recent graduates on board. We'd love for you to learn more about each of them!
If you are interested in an internship opportunity at Harboring Hearts this Fall 2011, please view the job description here.
Sara Siegel, Nieri Avenessian, Michelle Javian, Yuki Kotani, Alexandra Stark
(missing James Kim)
Nieri Avanessian, Livonia, MI - BA 2011 from University of Michigan, Political Science and Linguistics
Why did you decide to intern for Harboring Hearts?: I have always wanted to be involved in the non-profit world and this opportunity seemed like the perfect way to get started!
Favorite thing about Harboring Hearts: The opportunity to work closely with the co-founders of an up and coming non-profit charity, and the actual nitty gritty behind the scenes action that I am a part of every day.
Favorite Disney character: Belle from Beauty and the Beast
Sara Siegel, Roslyn, NY - University of Maryland, American Studies and Government & Politics
Why did you decide to intern for Harboring Hearts?: I decided to intern for Harboring Hearts because I wanted to learn more about non-profits and thought this would be a really good experience.
Favorite thing about Harboring Hearts: My favorite thing about working here is the people!
Favorite Disney character: Buzz Lightyear from Toy Story
Alexandra Stark, Forest Hills, NY - BA 2011 from Skidmore College in May 2011, studied Government and Management & Business
Why did you decide to intern for Harboring Hearts?: I wanted to work for Harboring Hearts because it was an opportunity to learn about a non-profit organization, work on a fun and meaningful fundraising event, and contribute to a great cause.
Favorite thing about Harboring Hearts: I love that the office is small! I get to work closely every day with the founder of a quickly growing charity, which is a wonderful learning experience.
Favorite Disney character: Ariel the Little Mermaid
James Kim, Port Washington, NY - Georgetown University, Operations and Information Management
Why did you decide to intern for Harboring Hearts?: I wanted to experience working at a growing start-up nonprofit.
Favorite thing about Harboring Hearts: I love the office space and the large windows with a view of NYC skyscrapers.
Favorite Disney character: Patch from 101 Dalmatians