California Latinas for Reproductive Justice

California Latinas for Reproductive Justice (CLRJ) is a statewide organization committed to honoring the experiences of Latinas to uphold our dignity, our bodies, sexuality, and families. We build Latinas’ power and cultivate leadership through community education, policy advocacy, and community-informed research to achieve reproductive justice.

Category: 

  • Reproductive Justice

Internship description: 

In 2021, we are looking for an intern to support our Community Organizing in Bell Gardens, a community in Southeast Los Angeles where will be working with community members to launch a campaign to bring rent control to that year. Work will consist of outreach to community members, advocacy with local legislators, and support in planning and implementation of direct actions. Intern may also be asked to support state policy advocacy or fundraising efforts of the organization during internship.

Internship skills needed: 

  • Community Organizing experience
  • Spanish and English proficiency required
  • Familiarity with Southeast LA communities preferred
  • Car and license needed

Office information:

CLRJ's main office is located in the Little Tokyo area of downtown which is accessible via bus, MetroLink, and the local Metro trains. We will be moving out of our office space in March 2021 and may still be remote by the summer 2021.

COVID-19 changes:

All staff are working remotely until further notice. We are currently working a 4 day work week due to the pandemic. We also sponsor quarterly wellness activities for all staff. In 2021, we may do limited in person activities for the purposes of carrying out community organizing work. PPE will be provided by organization.

Location: 

  • Los Angeles, CA

Work hours: 

28 hours per week

Dress code: 

Casual

How many people work at the organization: 

10 people

Are there other interns at the organization during the summer: 

Yes