Glintern Internship

The Magic Yarn Project is committed to delivering Magic into the lives of children battling cancer and to inspire volunteerism to make a difference. We accomplish this through teamwork, trust and mutual respect, and a positive work atmosphere. While this job description is complete, some responsibilities may not be specifically addressed. This is an unpaid position.

We are looking for an exceptional Glintern to work at our Magic Yarn headquarters in Palmer, AK, Tues-Thurs 10AM-3PM! This Glintern will work closely with Holly (she’s awesome!) and lunches will be provided. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: Inventory, Shipping, Data Entry, and eating a free lunch

The Magic grows…

Our Glinterns are a vital part of The Magic Yarn Project. Due to worldwide exposure we’ve received, we are bombarded with Press requests, emails, and wig requests on a daily basis. This internship position requires an energetic and driven individual with a passion for giving back and making a difference in children’s lives. Your primary objective will be to assist the co-founders through online tasks and give business advice based on your education and work experiences. The successful Glintern will accomplish this by actively engaging with co-founders, completing tasks in a timely manner, and taping into their creativity to help our Magic grow. This internship is for a minimum of 12 weeks. Must be 21 yrs or older.

We are looking for individuals with experience in one or more of the following categories:
🌟 Web Design/Programming
🌟 Social Media Platform Management
🌟 Technical Writing
🌟 Public Relations
🌟 Graphic Design
🌟 Data Entry
🌟 Non-profit Management


  • Basic knowledge of Facebook and Excel
  • Self motivated and organized
  • Actively participate in a positive team environment through teamwork
  • Communicate regularly with co-founders

Glintern duties:

  • 10 hours minimum per week
  • Respond to generic Facebook messages and questions
  • Answer generic emails and moving all others to specified folders
  • Create a scheduled Facebook post about a child once a week
  • Create 1 Instagram post once a week
  • Process online wig requests
  • Report to co-founders often

May be asked to:

  • Search email databases for unanswered emails
  • Search the web for Magic Yarn Project stories and collect links
  • Update viewing statistics on popular videos
  • Scroll through Facebook comments and respond as The Magic Yarn Project
  • Provide ideas on how to better the company
  • Tackle other online tasks based on education/work experience

This job description is a guide of expected duties.  Additional duties may be assigned.  The job description is neither complete nor permanent and may be modified at any time. 

If you would like to be considered for our Glintern Internship please send your resume to: