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SML Good Neighbors, Inc. 2020 Summer Internships Official Announcement

SML Good Neighbors Summer 2020 Internship Application Process has Begun

SML Good Neighbors offers a 9 week summer internship for up to 9 college students, working with children who are rising 1st through 6th graders and up to 2 college students, working with children who are rising 7th - rising 11th graders in a summer enrichment program. The children are from families with limited resources. Our summer teaching staff (interns) lead the programs with the support and assistance of the Executive Director, the Site Director and dozens of volunteers. Mentorship is also provided by certified county school teachers and administrative interns. Lodging is provided as well as a $1,750 stipend for first year interns. Second year interns receive $2,000 and leads receive $2,500. Additionally, gas/grocery gift cards are provided to the team as well as 2 - 3 volunteer prepared meals a week. The program is located in the Smith Mountain Lake community near Moneta, Virginia. 

We currently have positions open for up to nine (9) interns. Interns live together in provided housing and one of our primary objectives is to provide a vocational exploration experience for the interns. Both male and female applicants are sought. All college majors are welcome. The interns provide very powerful role models for the children we serve. See our website: for more information about the program and the internship. Internship applications can be completed online on our website. You can also communicate directly with Lisa Lietz, Executive Director, if you need assistance or have questions: email – or phone 540-585-4912.

For more information, please visit our website: 

The application period opens on November 1, 2019. Deadline for applications is Friday, February 21st. Interviews will be conducted throughout the application period and will be completed by the end of February. All applicants will be notified of our decisions by mid-March. We encourage applicants to apply early, as positions may be offered during the application period on a rolling admissions.  

To apply, please visit on or after November 1, 2019.

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