Volunteer Opportunities

HOPE is looking for energetic & effective volunteers to be a part of our conferences. Volunteer opportunities are specific to HOPE's signature events such as Latina History Day and Latina Action Day. If you are interested in volunteering please contact:

Pricila Novoa

Programs & Community Relations Manager



Internship Opportunities

HOPE provides internship opportunities throughout the year to college students and some high school students. Space and availability are on a first-come, first-serve basis. HOPE will consider remote interns for research project and data management projects

Conferences and Events interns work closely with the Conferences and Events Manager on HOPE’s conferences. They will gain knowledge, ability, and skills relating to registrations and conference logistics by assisting in the planning, co-ordination of details, and communications of assigned conferences or events. 

Conference and Events Internship

Public Policy Interns work with the Programs and Policy Director on HOPE’s advocacy and policy platform in the areas of health care, education, economic empowerment, and civic participation. Interns will gain analytical writing and re-search skills. 

Program and Public Policy Internship

Social Media and Communications Interns work with the Conference and Marketing Associate on HOPE’s social media strategy. Interns will assist with the development and implementation of HOPE’s social media strategy utilizing plat-forms such as Twitter, Facebook, and YouTube. 

Social Media & Communications Internship

Youth Program Interns work with the Youth Program Manager to assist in the planning, development and execution of HOPE’s youth programs, HOPE Youth Leadership Program and HOPE College Leadership Program. 

Youth Programs Internship

Development and Alumnae Interns work with the the Community Relations Manager and Development Coordinator to assist in the execution of alumnae relations and fundraising.

Development & ALUMNAE Internship

How to Apply:

Please submit your résumé and cover letter to Jennifer Leger at jleger@latinas.org.


Cover letter should include the following information:

  • Professional area of interest (major)

  • HOPE program(s) you would like to support

  • Availability (start date, end date, and number of hours per day)

  • Indicate if you will receive school credit for the work or pay through work-study or other programs


This is an unpaid intern position with reimbursement for parking/public transportation. Opportunity for school credit is available. Access to hope events and activities will be available during the internship term.


HOPE is a high output, fast-paced work environment with dynamic and experienced staff that are dedicated to the empowerment of Latinas. We have a business casual dress code. Hours are Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Monica Gil

"I proudly support HOPE because I know that at the very core of the organization and at the heart of its leadership, is the shared commitment to elevate, educate, embolden and empower Latinas."

Roxana Garcia

HYLP Graduate 2011

"I support HOPE because every Latina deserves equal educational opportunities.”

Maria Cisneros

"I support HOPE because HOPE gives a voice to a population that is growing in numbers but still need to be a strong voice at decision making board rooms. HOPE provides the training and guidance and support for Latinas interested in taking on the leadership roles in government, business and education."

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634 South Spring Street, Suite 920
Los Angeles, CA 90014


(213) 622-0606

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