As the Spring 2019 Marketing Intern, Meerber Ojoch will assist with coordinating social media outreach, collaborating with program staff to write blog posts, implement recruitment ideas and activities to the Family Recruitment team, and help leverage Child Abuse Prevention Month (April) and Foster Care Month (May).
Why I started with Arms Wide Adoption Services:
I wanted to intern for an organization that serves their community by advocating for nurturing family relationships and to further my education about campaign development, fundraising, marketing and strategic planning.
My favorite part about my job:
I am given the opportunity to advocate for the development of nurturing child and family relations through social media outreach.
My least favorite part:
Knowing that over 30,000 children in the United States foster care system “age out” each year.
More about me:
I’m a recent graduate from the University of Houston with a degree in Psychology & Human Development and Family Studies. I hope to receive my Certified Nonprofit Professional certification with the David M. Underwood Chapter of the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance Program in April.
Ask me about:
Photography, local workshops, self-care, journaling, and my love for Oprah.