The Hickok Center for Brain Injury is committed to
working with all educational establishments to provide meaningful,
beneficial experiences for students.
Practicum, field work and internship programs have
been designed by working closely with educators and we continue to
provide structured experiences tailored to individual need and course
Each student is connected with an Agency
Supervisor who will coordinate the experience, serve as the contact
person for the school, and act as the primary resource person and
supervisor for the student. Hickok Center personnel are also
available to make presentations for groups of students, faculty, classes
or other groups.
School personnel or students may contact France
McCloskey at (585) 271-8640.
The Hickok Center for Brain
Injury, Inc.’s Marketing and Development (M&D) Internship
provides experience working in a unique nonprofit environment.
Open to undergraduate sophomores, juniors and seniors and/or
graduate students with a strong interest in gaining real life
skills in marketing and development.
M&D Interns work on
various projects to help grow the organization, increase market
exposure and form partnerships with appropriate complimentary
organizations. M&D Interns take on an active roles in marketing
our organization and work directly with the Director of
Marketing and Development. They will have contact with the
members of our Center, staff, interns and volunteers, as well as
businesses and the general public, and be involved in media
relations, promotions, special events, and research.
Interns are involved in finding new and effective ways of
marketing the Hickok Center to a wide variety of audiences. The
position helps develop new advertising strategies, including how
to increase community support of our organization, how to
inspire people to volunteer at our Centers, methods to cultivate
generous donations and sponsorships from our community, and
more. Other responsibilities include working on various ways to
fund our growing programs, along with gaining experience in
sending proposals and grants.
M&D Internship Supervisor:
Gabrielle Hewson, Director of Marketing and Development, (585)
271-8640 x 207;