Mission: We work alongside groups such as U.S. PIRG and Environment America on a wide range of campaigns, including stopping rollbacks on environmental protections, stopping climate change, getting big money out of politics, protecting public health by stopping the overuse of ...
I worked at Fund for the Public Interest part-time (More than a year)
exciting work, fun people, and you get to work for a cause you believe in.
As a canvasser, if you do not meet the quota for 3 days in a row you are let go. This applies regardless of the days conditions. Standing for 8 hours in the pouring rain and can't raise $350 because only 2 people talk to you all day? Sorry, too bad.
This is also a short term, transient position due to the nature of it's work.
No benefits provided at this level
I applied through college or university. I interviewed at Fund for the Public Interest (Chicago, IL).
It was an informational interview. They started by explaining their organization and campaigns. Then they told their personal experiences and why they chose to work for the fund. They they asked you questions about yourself. Then you can ask questions.
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