Fall Internships Available!

The following internships are available for Fall term with the Benton County Democrats. Longer term internships are available. Hours for positions are flexible. Please submit cover letter and resume, or any questions to democrats@bentondemocrats.org


Social Media Intern

This position will work to coordinate social media for the Benton County Democrats through Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and our website. This position is responsible for attending our events and taking pictures and ensuring a strong social media presence. This position will gain valuable experiences working with PR and publicity experts in our region.


Voter File Internship

This position will play a key role in preparing for the 2016 campaign season by working to update and maintain the voter file for the Benton County Democrats. This position will gain training in the revolutionary “Votebuilder” software and will get to work closely with volunteers and supporters to ensure that information and databases are up to date for all of our candidates.


Volunteer Coordinator

This position will serve a role of coordinating volunteer efforts for a variety of events and activities throughout the term. This could include weekend events, our larger fundraisers, or other activities. This position would work closely with our Campaign Fundraising intern and also with all of our committee chairs. This position would gain experience and training in using doodle polls and making contact with a wide variety of voters.


Campaign Fundraising Internship

This position serves to assist in the planning and coordination of major fundraising efforts by the Benton County Democrats. This intern will assist in the organization of our large fundraising events (The Holiday Auction in the Fall Term, the Progressive Legacy Dinner in the Spring Term) and will gain valuable training and knowledge in campaign finance reporting from our treasurer and making “asks”. This position must be available on Wednesday evenings from 5:00-7:00 during the fall term.


Don’t Forget! Benton & Linn County Democrats Picnic and Pie Auction this Saturday, August 8th!


This Saturday the Benton & Linn County Democrats are hosting our annual Picnic and Pie Auction. This fun social event is a great way to connect with local Dems and our elected officials.

Where: Hyak County Park (Directions)

When: Saturday August 8th, 12p-3p

What to bring: A  Side Dish to Share ( Meat and Veggie Options will be provided.)

Please feel free to bring the whole family, lawn games are welcome!