Employment Opportunities

 


Administrative Coordinator

The Administrative Coordinator serves as the first point of contact that supporters, donors and vendors will typically encounter.  S/he also provides tremendous office support for our team, ensuring our mission moves forward smoothly and effectively.  In addition to a pleasant, professional work environment just two blocks from the Capitol in downtown Richmond, the position offers a competitive hourly wage and parking.  This position reports to the VP of Operations. For more information, click here.

Grassroots Director

The Grassroots Director is primarily responsible for the establishment and maintenance of a network of citizen activists across Virginia that exists to support the legislative, electoral and/or cultural renewal efforts of the organization.  For more information, click here.

Internships

The Family Foundation of Virginia is actively recruiting college students for our Summer Internship Program.

If you are interested in law and public policy, monitoring legislation, research and writing, political media, event planning, fundraising, grassroots, elections, ministry, or special projects with a legislative or cultural emphasis, as well as working with an experienced team of professionals prepared to mentor, this internship is for you. Our interns are involved in challenging work that will give them real-life experience to benefit them in their future careers.

Applications are received on a rolling-admissions basis. There are no admissions deadlines. However, slots fill up quickly.

What does a Family Foundation internship include?

  • $1,500 stipend for two months

  • Free housing

  • Parking pass for downtown office

  • Weekly biblical worldview training and discussion

  • Additional reading and educational resources for your personal use (material subject to department)

  • Invitation to Family Foundation events, including our annual gala

  • Participation in challenging and worthwhile projects

To apply, please complete our Internship Application.

Completed applications should be submitted to Erica Newman.

  • Email: erica@familyfoundation.org

  • Mail: The Family Foundation | Attn: Erica Newman | 707 E. Franklin Street | Richmond, VA 23219

  • Phone: (804) 343-0010


Pages

The Family Foundation General Assembly Page Program is available for high school students only.  Our program begins the Monday before the second Wednesday in January and lasts for 60 days in even-numbered years and 45 days in odd-numbered years.  

During the General Assembly session, our hours are 8:00 A.M. to 5:00 P.M. Pages are encouraged to work at least 1 full day or 2 half days each week so they can experience as much as possible.  The Family Foundation’s office (707 E. Franklin Street, The historic Stewart-Lee House) is located between 7th and 8th Street on E. Franklin, a block and a half from the Bell Tower on Capitol Square.  

Pages work directly with our full time staff, contract lobbyists, General Assembly coordinator, interns, and other pages.  Tasks include but are not limited to:

  • Delivering Family Foundation policy research and briefs to legislators

  • Assisting our staff and interns with administrative office tasks

  • Attending committee meetings and House/Senate floor debates

  • Assisting in preparation for our annual Day at the Capitol and Legislative Briefing

For more information, please contact Erica Newman by phone at 804-343-0010 or by email at tffresume@FamilyFoundation.org.