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Recruiting Youth Writers

At Rising Sun Food Drive Foundation (RSFD), we work to combat poverty and strive for all people to live in a world free from hunger and poverty. RSFD is offering a remote internship to youth who enjoy writing and taking part in writing a blog.

RSFD is looking to recruit 12 youth from the ages of 14-18 years old, to gain valuable skills and engage in a collaborative environment with other aspiring young writers. Selected candidates are expected to commit 5 hours per blog post on subjects that align with RSFD’s message regarding poverty and the hunger crisis, from June 30 to August 30 and report to the Marketing and Media Administrator.


We will be accepting applications until June 30, 2021.  Submit your cover letter, first two pages from your most recent report card, and 2 to 3 samples of writing pieces (essays, blog posts, reports, etc (500 word max)

This is your chance to show us what you’re made of!

Writing with Pen



Skills and Responsibility 

  • Communication - verbally articulate research, thoughts and ideas on a particular subject matter, write clearly and concisely

  • Creative - Create a draft on your assigned topic and expand it into a blog post 

  • Collaboration - Collaborate with other selected candidates to compile various topics

  • Organization - Manage your time to commit 5 hours per blog post



  • Youth who are 14-18 years of age

  • Youth who identify as BIPOC (black, indigenous, people of colour), preferred

  • Youth who are familiar with and have interest in subjects of poverty and the hunger crisis

  • Youth who are able to commit 5 hours per blog post from June 30 to August 14



  • Remote experience with flexible hours

  • Gain valuable experience and real le training 

  • Develop professional references for your future career

  • Earn hours to complete community service requirement


RSFD is committed to ensuring accessibility.  If you require accommodations, please do not hesitate to contact us.


How to Apply:

Individuals who wish to be a candidate for this internship must provide:

  • A cover letter

  • first two pages from your most recent report card 

  • 2-3, 500 word sample writing pieces (essays, blog posts, reports .etc.)



June 30, 2021


Courtney Fisher


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