SisterReach

Mission: 

SisterReach, founded October 2011, is a Memphis, TN based grassroots 501c3 non-profit supporting the reproductive autonomy of women and teens of color, poor and rural women, LGBT+ and gender non-conforming people, and their families through the framework of Reproductive Justice. Our mission is to empower our base to lead healthy lives, raise healthy families and live in healthy and sustainable communities. We provide comprehensive reproductive and sexual health, community-centered education to marginalized folx, and advocate on the local, regional, state and national levels for public policies which support the reproductive health and rights of all women, youth and their families.

Category: 

  • Reproductive Rights/Justice
  • Women of Color

Internship description: 

Reproductive Justice/Rights HIV Testing/Counseling LARC Advocacy LGBTQ Youth Empowerment/Liberation Faith-Based Organizing

Internship skills needed: 

Commitment to Reproductive Justice; Interest and expertise in working with Youth around comprehensive sex education; Interest in Faith-based organizing; Interest in Community Organizing; Interest in liaising with the public; *Must be willing to work with people from all walks of life

Location: 

  • Memphis
  • TN

Work hours: 

10am-6pm

Dress code: 

Business Casual

Office building accessibility: 

Yes

How many people work at the organization: 

10

Are there other interns at the organization during the summer: 

Yes