Central Pennsylvania Chapter


How many people can answer the question, "What do you do for a living?" with the answer, "I help find cures for cancer."  At LLS, employees take our mission seriously.  Whether you work in one of our chapters, are an accountant at the national office or a specialist in our Information Resource Center, you work each day on making our mission a reality:  Cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of patients and their families.
Join us and give new meaning to the word, "job."

Position Title: Chapter Internship
Location: Central Pennsylvania Chapter - Harrisburg, PA


  • Provides administrative and clerical support to chapter office
  • Administers select ongoing programs and/or special projects as assigned
  • Maintains assigned office, program and event records, files and databases
  • Receives and screens telephone calls and visitors, resolving routine and some complex inquiries
  • Runs donor acknowledgment letters on a weekly basis
  • Sends reminders or flyers to patients for Family Support Groups
  • Manages tribute and memorial acknowledgements and donation records
  • Maintains a working knowledge of LLS and our mission and programs
  • Performs other related duties as assigned


  • Minimum of 20 hours per week
  • Knowledge of business machines and computers
  • Excellent verbal and non-verbal communication skills
  • Excellent computer skills:  Microsoft Outlook, MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint and database management
  • Detail-oriented and strong organizational skills
  • Professional demeanor and appearance
  • Excellent verbal and non-verbal communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and judgment
  • Proficient in business English, spelling, punctuation and grammar
  • Confidentiality with all patient/donor/volunteer information

This internship is unpaid - potential for class credit is available pending school approval.

For consideration, please forward cover letter with resume, to:

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Central Pennsylvania Chapter
2405 Park Drive, Suite 100
Harrisburg, PA 17110
Fax: 717.652.8614
E-mail: Recruiting_PAH@lls.org

To apply on-line, go to:

Chapter Intern

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) does not accept resumes from third party recruitment/search firms. Please do not forward resumes to LLS employees or any company locations or email addresses. LLS is not responsible for any fees related to resumes not solicited by LLS Recruiting.

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

last updated on Thursday, April 24, 2014