OUR internships

The Land Conservancy is a great place to learn.

The Land Conservancy occasionally offers volunteer internships. Typical internships may fall in the following areas:  legal, marketing and fundraising, stewardship, conservation planning and public funding. If you are interested in pursuing a volunteer internship with us, please send your resume with a cover letter to info@wrlandconservancy.orgĀ  or to the address accompanying the listing.


Here are our current internship opportunities:


Legal intern

Western Reserve Land Conservancy, a nonprofit conservation organization dedicated to preserving the natural resources of northern Ohio, seeks a legal intern to assist with legal research, drafting of legal documents and correspondence, and other tasks related to real estate law, corporations law and tax law.  The qualified candidate will have completed at least one year of law school and will have a demonstrated commitment to the Land Conservancy’s mission. The ideal candidate will also have completed coursework in real estate, corporate, tax, land use, estate planning and/or non-profit organizational law. This person must have strong interpersonal, presentation, and persuasion skills, and an ability to be a team player, working effectively across multiple teams.  This person must demonstrate a “solutions-oriented” mindset, with an ability to organize, analyze and communicate information that can be used to make effective business decisions.  The internship will be located at the Land Conservancy headquarters in Moreland Hills, Ohio. The start date and the length of the internship is negotiable, but must be a minimum of eight weeks.


Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to Diane Madison, Western Reserve Land Conservancy, 3850 Chagrin River Road, Moreland Hills, OH 44022 or electronically at dmadison@wrlandconservancy.org.