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2019 LTFF Intern Application
Founded in 1997 by Bill Lobeck and Kathy Taylor, the Lobeck Taylor Family Foundation (LTFF) has grown into a second generation investment in making Tulsa an innovative, collaborative and thriving city.To achieve its mission of decreasing the barriers associated with Tulsans achieving their goals, LTFF acts as a grantmaker, innovator and convener. LTFF supports entrepreneurship, economic opportunity and community development in Tulsa through its programs including Kitchen 66, Kiva Tulsa, Mother Road Market and the Tulsa StartUp Series as well as grants to organizations including 36 Degrees North, i2E, Sustainable Tulsa, TAUW Social Innovation Grants and many more.

The Lobeck Taylor Family Foundation is seeking a group of self-directed, motivated and engaged interns to join their team for the summer of 2019. Interns will work on value-add projects directly related to LTFF's work in supporting entrepreneurship and economic opportunity in the Tulsa community. Interns will be assigned to one of the following teams:

The Kitchen 66 intern will support the mobile program by sourcing community events for Kitchen 66 company sales opportunities and coordinating with the companies to increase success at the events. The intern will also support the alumni and community engagement initiatives of the program by developing a mentor network, supporting the strategy for maximizing bookable hours in the kitchen and creating a system for member connectivity and community.

SUSTAINABILITY - One Mother Road Market intern will assess current sustainability at the Market and develop an overview of the current practices. The overview will outline the positive social, environmental and business impacts the sustainability practices create. This overview will be shared at a Mother Road Market sustainability event that the intern will plan and execute. The intern will also create a strategic plan that the General Manager can implement to improve sustainability at Mother Road Market.
EDUCATION - One Mother Road Market intern will work on children's programming and initiatives to make Mother Road Market a more vibrant community space for children and families. The work would include creating and implementing entertaining and educational activities, crafts, and events; developing a children's ambassador program and a scavenger hunt; and conducting weekly story times.

The Communications & Marketing intern will support the communications team in creating and implementing engaging ways to tell the story of LTFF and its programs using avenues like social media, event planning, earned media, advertising and more.

The internship experience will also include regular professional development and networking events with other Tulsa organizations. At the end of the summer, all interns will prepare and present on their summer projects, key takeaways and recommendations for process improvement. Candidates with an interest in one or more of the following areas are encouraged: entrepreneurship, marketing and communications, sustainability, early childhood education and community development.

The internship program is ten-weeks in length, May 28 through August 2, 2019. Interns should expect to work 30 to 40 hours per week, with occasional hours required on nights and weekends. All positions are located in Tulsa, OK and compensated at $10/hour.

Applications are due April 3, 2019

Name *
First and last name
Email *
Phone number *
Permanent Address *
Current City *
College Attending *
Anticipated Graduation Date (month/year) *
Why would you like to intern with LTFF this summer? *
What are you most excited to contribute to the LTFF team? What are you most excited to learn? *
Which position(s) are you interested in? *
Please upload your resume. *
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