Internship Opportunities

Friends of Hemming Park Interns have the opportunity to build experience in social media, public relations, design, and photography, all while helping revitalize Jacksonville’s oldest public park.

Are you looking for a fun, independent study project?

Do you need credit for your college class?

Would you like to join a multi-talented team of placemakers working to revitalize Jacksonville’s urban core?

Apply to become an intern with Friends of Hemming Park!

Our Communication Internship is approved by the University of North Florida and provides an exceptional hands-on experience in a fast-paced, creative environment. Friends of Hemming Park is a nonprofit organization managing Jacksonville’s most historic public space, located in the heart f downtown. We create daily programming and produce large special events featuring live musical performances and markets.  We facilitate public art installations and collaborate with major cultural institutions such as MOCA and the Jacksonville Public Library. You will assist with planning and implementing events and arts projects; create advertising and marketing materials; assist with public relations; and perform administrative tasks. An internship with Friends of Hemming Park will provide you with invaluable skills and connections to jump start your career.

To apply, please email your resume – along with a cover letter including a brief autobiography and the reasons you’d like to work with Friends of Hemming Park – to  More information about Friends of Hemming Park is available at

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