About the Institute
The Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate is dedicated to educating the public about our government, invigorating public discourse, encouraging participatory democracy, and inspiring the next generation of citizens and leaders.
Director of Communications
The Director of Communications is responsible for strategic oversight and management of internal and external communications for the Edward M. Kennedy Institute. This individual is passionate about the importance of civic engagement and committed to helping the Institute tell a compelling story to audiences.
Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations
The Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations will be externally facing and have responsibility for identifying corporate, foundation and public prospects, cultivating relationships with them, developing funding proposals to them, soliciting, and following up in securing philanthropic support for the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate.
Director of Membership and Annual Fund
The Director of Membership and Annual Fund is responsible for growing the Institute’s membership program through renewals and acquisitions while also building and growing a robust Annual Fund program. The Director will have responsibility for annual renewal campaigns, annual acquisition campaigns, overseeing accurate and timely data input, coordinating membership stewardship activities and conducting all follow-up.
The Program Assistant is responsible for making relevant, engaging, and unique learning experiences available to student groups aged 8 to 18 and their visit to the Institute as seamless and as connected to in-school learning as possible.
Edward M. Kennedy Institute Education & Visitor Experience Volunteer Program
Become a volunteer at the Edward M. Kennedy Institute and make a difference in our democracy.
Edward M. Kennedy Institute Education & Visitor Experience Internship
Senator Kennedy believed that each person possesses the power to effect positive change within his or her community. Through this internship program, the Institute aims to further the Senator’s legacy of service by developing a team of passionate and engaged interns to work directly with the Institute’s Education and Visitor Experience team.