About My Sister's Place

My Sister's Place, Inc. is a nonprofit organization dedicated to eliminating domestic violence by providing safe shelter, counseling, education and advocacy for battered women and their children. The goal of My Sister's Place is to empower women to take control of their own lives.

Interns receive intensive training on issues of domestic violence and effective crisis intervention. They support the administrative office, 24-hour crisis hotline, community education and the children's rehabilitation program. Volunteers and interns also support My Sister's Place by contributing to resource development, fundraising and translation.


Open to current college and graduate students, as well as recent graduates. Applicants should have the will to become part of a team and work in a fast-paced environment, and be committed to providing sanctuary for families in crisis.

My Sister's Place

  • Internship Coordinator
  • My Sister's Place
  • My Sister?s Place, Inc.
  • P.O. Box 29596
  • Washington, DC 20017
  • Phone: (202) 529-5261


  • Number of Interns: 21 to 50
  • Compensation/Benefits: Stipend, Unpaid
  • Duration: N/A
  • Academic Level: College Freshmen, College Sophomores, College Juniors, College Seniors, Recent College Graduates, Graduate Students


  • Washington, DC