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OVERVIEW

Welcome to Haevn’s current micro internships! The applications for these paid, part-time projects are open to Knox students through December 17th.

PROJECT DETAILS

  • Projects are 5-7 hours per week.
  • They last from January 7th through March 7th.
  • You will receive a $750 project stipend.

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Scroll down to learn more about each project, click the JOIN HAEVN button to apply in. We will be in touch asap!

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  • Misa: Haevn CoFounder

Galesburg Event Planning

PROJECT OVERVIEW

Build bridges of collaboration between small businesses, local organizations, and residents within Galesburg!

ROLES

  • Membership Coordinator: track current and future members.
  • Event Planner: explore what events will need to be created through out 2022.
  • Volunteer Coordinator: create systems to recruit, organize, and deploy volunteers.

DETAILS

Access and learn from a number of key Galesburg players as you help to create and connect the community in meaningful ways.

Learn more at www.dcpofgalesburg.org/
  • Kate: Founder

Marketing Plan Creation

PROJECT OVERVIEW

Help to spread the word of Galesburg’s latest beer and event hall! Work with this amazing team to hone your marketing skills and expand this business!

ROLES

  • Photography: capture a few events and pictures of the space.
  • Videography: make a short video of people enjoying the beer hall.
  • Marketing: create a plan for how The Vault can use this content to attract new business.

DETAILS

You have an amazing opportunity to work with a blank slate of a business. The Vault is brand new and has all the pieces to be a corner stone of Galesburg, they just need your help to get people in the door!

Learn more at www.thevaultgalesburg.com
  • Morgan: General Manager

Reference Guide Development

PROJECT OVERVIEW

Calling all animal lovers! In this project you will work within a network of the country’s top pet brands to establish a list of platforms and services they can use to help their brand grow.

ROLES

  • Research: create a comprehensive list of tools and digital services that help small businesses grow.
  • Graphic Designer: make this list beautiful and easy to consume!
  • Blog Post Writer: create a blog post going over the list and some of the featured services.

DETAILS

Bring your perspective into this amazing company. You will be able to add a point to your resume saying that you helped hundreds of small businesses strategize and grow!

Learn more at www.petboss.com
  • Candice: Founder

Manage and Expand The Knox Farm!

PROJECT OVERVIEW

Sustainable and regenerative farming are going to be key in mitigating climate change. Build up your farming management skills through this amazing project!

ROLES

  • Farm Manager: design a 2022 working plan for the farm.
  • Communications Manager: Share and spread the farm's impact.

DETAILS

Help out the farm by working to create a chart and timelines that maps out both the growing seasons and needs for staffing. Create pictures & a newsletter to get students engaged and signed up to be volunteers.

Tina: Director
  • Tina: Sustainability Director

Catering Content Creation

PROJECT OVERVIEW

Are you a creative who loves food? Help an incredibly delicious catering company grow their following by updating their content and website.

ROLES

  • Website Creator: Update the website with new content as well as a registration portal.
  • Photographer: Attend a few events and capture pictures of the amazing food!

DETAILS

The restaurant & catering world are both massive industries. If you think you might want to work in the food space eventually, this project will give you relevant and real experience.

Learn more at www.nexttothesalt.com
  • Latoya: Founder

TikTok Video Production

PROJECT OVERVIEW

Work with this fun, creative company to plan and capture engaging TikTok content!

ROLES

  • Strategy: explore what kinds of videos are trending right now.
  • Production: capture and edit videos that will go out to thousands of viewers.
  • Production Assistant: support in the logistics of shoot planning and releasing strategies.

DETAILS

TikTok is one of the most effective ways for a brand to grow. Luxblox has a foundation on this platform but is looking to expand it. Gain hugely valuable experience in a very relevant field.

Learn more at www.luxblox.com
  • Mike & Heather: CoFounders

Nutrition Programmer

PROJECT OVERVIEW

Sitka’s website is home to many amazing recipes that members can make at home. Use your love for food to analyze the recipes and add in key nutritional information.

Solution

  • Nutritional Programmer: add nutritional information into Sitka's list of delicious recipes.

DETAILS

This project calls for someone who is passionate about nutrition and has the ability to use nutrition software (ESHA Food Processor). This project will make you stand out in any nutrition field you want to go into!

Learn more at www.sitkasalmonshares.com
  • Grace: Senior Culinary Director

Build An Escape Room!

PROJECT OVERVIEW

Learn what it takes to setup, organize, and share an incredible escape room. These experiences have been popping up all over the country, and you have the opportunity to grow one locally.

ROLES

  • Puzzle Creator: research existing puzzles and string them together!
  • Story Creator: establish the setting and story of this escape room!
  • Social Media Content Creator: create some social posts and get the word out!

DETAILS

This is a growing small business and you will be able to get your hands right into the inner workings. This experience will be invaluable to future employers.

Learn more at www.thedowntownescape.com
  • Kate: Founder

Tourism Social Media

PROJECT OVERVIEW

Put your creative skills to work by capturing content of local events, restaurants, and activities. Learn what it takes to be a social media manager!

ROLES

  • Photographer: build a collection of photos capturing all the amazing things Galesburg has to offer.
  • Content Manager: Develop a strategy and calendar to post these pictures, along with hashtags and descriptions!

DETAILS

If you are creative and want to go into the production/social media world, this project is the perfect way for you to learn the ins and outs of content creation and management!

Learn more at www.experiencegalesburg.com
  • Tessa: Communications Director

Sustainable Packaging Research

PROJECT OVERVIEW

Work closely with a local herbalist to conduct research and analysis into how sustainable packaging can be used and marketed.

ROLES

  • Research: Dive into the supply chains and sustainable packaging!

DETAILS

Sustainable packaging is key to an abundant future. If you are interested in how we can rework supply chains apply in!

https://www.facebook.com/tinasbotanicals/
  • Tina: Founder

Economic Impact Report

PROJECT OVERVIEW

Work with the Galesburg Tourism and Visitors Bureau to dive into how local events help the Galesburg Economy.

ROLES

  • Survey Creator: Create and share a survey to local businesses, exploring how tourism has helped.
  • Database Creator: Create a formula to record and consume financial data.

DETAILS

Work closely with the small, passionate tourism team to hone your analytical skills. This project will allow you to work with real data in a very real application.

Learn more at www.experiencegalesburg.com
  • Tessa - Communications Director

Artist Studio Planning

PROJECT OVERVIEW

Work with the Galesburg Civic Arts center to create a plan for their new artist studio spaces. Setup the framework to fill the space with amazing artists!

ROLES

  • Research: explore how other studios have organized themselves.
  • Marketing: establish a plan of how to reach out to artists and get them involved.
  • Events: develop a schedule for use of the space along with resident artist features.

DETAILS

Learn from executives in the non-profit and arts spaces while using your skills to expand creativity in Galesburg. This position has options to continue working with the Civic Arts Center if all goes well!

Learn more at www.galesburgarts.org
  • Tuesday - Executive Director

Membership Data Science

PROJECT OVERVIEW

Work with this rapidly growing business to create a deeper connection with their members.

ROLES

  • Data Management: work to create an easy to consume dashboard of data in regards to Sitka's member behavior.

DETAILS

Membership is an important part of many businesses and industries. Having experience working to understand and analyze member behavior will make you an attractive applicant to a wide variety of industries.

Learn more at www.sitkasalmonshares.com/
  • Donovan: CSF Director

Theater Operations

PROJECT OVERVIEW

Work with one of the oldest Theaters in America to discover the ins and outs of showbusiness! If you love the stage, this is the project for you.

ROLES

  • Operations Specialist: Work to give tours, setup shows, expand reach, develop content and bring this local Theater closer to campus.

DETAILS

The Orpheum would like to bring you onto their team. Arts management is a growing industry, and learning from some of the best will only boost your future career!

Learn more at www.galesburgorpheum.org
  • Erin: Project Coordinator