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.


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