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Program Management Intern

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Legal Address 0TW50 - New York, NY
Road Warrior



Kids in the Game sport and enrichment-based programs can be found in schools and communities across New York City, serving thousands of children every year. Our goal is to provide positive experiences and opportunities through sports and creative play. We inspire kids to embrace new experiences, adopt a healthy lifestyle, and build integrity. Our work is focused on achieving four ultimate impacts:

  • Enhancing emotional intelligence

  • Creating a positive sense of self

  • Developing NYC into the nation’s top talent hub

  • Integrating our communities

We believe that what sets us apart is who we are and how we connect with people. We are a Certified B Corporation and we’re committed to doing business for good. We are striving every day to have a positive impact in the lives of our youth, and we believe that it all starts with being the best part of their day. To learn more about our programs and our team, visit



We are seeking a highly organized and collaborative intern to support our Program Management team. This in-person position in New York City will involve assisting with communications, working with schools and families, and supporting the overall functioning of our team. Your role will require a passion for working with the youth of NYC and for learning how school and sports programs run internally.

Kids in the Game offers seasonal internships throughout the year. Internships are typically 12-16 weeks long and Interns would be expected to work between 25-35 hours per week in person at our office location. Below are the dates for each season.

  • Spring 2024: January 15th - May 10th

  • Summer 2024: May 13th - August 23rd


Compensation: Internships are unpaid opportunities for first term Interns. However, there are potential opportunities to extend for a second term, paid internship. We can also offer class credit where applicable. 


Key Responsibilities:

  • Aid in programming support processes

  • Create meeting agendas and facilitate effective communication

  • Coordinate with internal team members to ensure relevant information is shared



  • We are a passionate, committed team that cares about youth and the community

  • We are committed to developing innovative programs promote creative play and sports skill development

  • We encourage personal and professional growth, and have a supportive team that will push you to excel

  • We offer you the freedom to reach new parts of NYC while working in diverse communities

  • We are an active team and regularly participate in company social leagues, team-building activities, and sporting events 



At Kids in the Game, you can expect to be welcomed into an engaging and spirited environment that emphasizes the importance of teamwork, open communication, and collaboration. We are proud to foster an inclusive environment where our team members feel respected by and connected to one another. We value the unique experiences, perspectives, and passions of our employees, and we look forward to adding dynamic personalities to our team.


Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion: We are committed to creating a diverse, equitable and inclusive work environment for all of our interns and employees. We recruit candidates from across the city, state, and country, from all cultural and socio-economic backgrounds. We have developed partnerships with organizations that allow us to target our hiring practices to include chronically discriminated against or low-income groups, and improve their access to high-quality employment opportunities.



  • Strong interpersonal skills and a passion for connecting with people

  • Resourceful and able to work autonomously

  • Experience in sports-based youth development

  • Willingness to with with both youth and team members

  • Ability to commute throughout all 5 boroughs of NYC

  • Excellent time management and attention to detail

  • Strong teamwork and communication skills

  • Openness to feedback and a desire for continuous growth