Students Receive Grants for Summer Internships
Posted: June 12, 2000 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am
Eight George Mason students will participate in summer internships made possible by grants from the ExxonMobil Foundation. Administered by Volunteer Fairfax, the ExxonMobil Community Summer Jobs Program provides full-time college students with eight-week internships to help them gain experience in a broad range of nonprofit human service, health, and cultural organizations.
The following George Mason students received grants for internships at the following organizations:
- Kristin Wiggins, Child Development Center of Northern Virginia
- Christina Ruiz-Gomez, Center for Multicultural Human Services
- Sarah Peidl, Fairfax-Falls Church United Way
- Du T. Tran, Northern Virginia Family Service
- Tiffany Haynes, OAR of Fairfax County
- Tara Kennon, Shelter House of Falls Church
- Tavna Limage, UCM-Community Solutions
- Amber Bullington, Volunteer Fairfax
- Jennifer Onaga, Women’s Center of Vienna
The Community Summer Jobs Program was founded in 1971, and the program has provided more than $2.8 million in funding for approximately 1,600 internships.