Non-Profit Internships

Non-Profit Career Partners

Boys and Girls Club

Boys & Girls Club logo croppedStudents interested in audio visual and information technology can serve as interns at the Boys and Girls Club of West Chester/Liberty. Emphasis will be on providing an insight into what information technology and business consulting professionals do on a day to day basis within an organization. Projects will include AV configuration and setup, network tailoring, application support and more.


Community First Solutions

Community First logoCommunity First Solutions is Lakota’s first partner to offer a social work internship experience to high school students, specifically serving senior citizens. Students will focus on a different aspect of social work on each of the three days of the pilot program. Students will spend time at several Community First locations that serve Butler County’s senior population to learn about the administrative responsibilities and social services needed in a senior retirement community and for aging-in-the-home clients, as well as explore career options in social work.

Liberty Township

Liberty township logoStudents interested in local government have the opportunity to work with Liberty Township professionals to gain hands-on experience during a one week internship.  Selected students will rotate among ten different areas, including government services, operations, economic development, finance, planning and zoning, and safety services. The internship experiences take place at the Liberty Township administration building.

West Chester Township

West Chester township logo Lakota has partnered with West Chester Township to offer students the ability to learn directly from local government administrators. During the course of a week, students attend four-hour rotations in ten different areas. Sessions are held at the West Chester Township Administration building and include government leadership, operations, community development, safety services, finance, and multimedia and marketing.