We tell good stories at Mott Haven Fridge, and good stories require good writers. The copywriting intern will be responsible for using words creatively to help tell an engaging story of our network to volunteers, donors, and the general public.


  • Writes the copy for weekly text messages to volunteers

  • Writes the text for social media posts

  • Writes frequent blog posts featuring volunteers and community members

  • Writes monthly email digests capturing our work

  • Brainstorms text for online ads/gear/bumper stickers

  • Brainstorms new ways to tell our story to potential donors and volunteers


  • Extremely skilled creative writer

  • Creative & flexible approach to problem-solving

  • Self-starter capable of working with little to no supervision

  • Ability to meet tight deadlines in a fast-paced high energy culture

  • Ability to collaborate with multiple team members

  • Passionate about fighting the battle against food insecurity