Jobs & Volunteering

Hip Hop 4 Life’s staff and interns are tirelessly committed to engaging, educating, and empowering young people to be extraordinary! Join our family! Hip Hop 4 Life is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes all qualified applicants, regardless of gender, race, age, sexuality, or disability.

These are the positions currently at Hip Hop 4 Life: 

Youth Teaching Artist/Facilitator
Family Literacy Facilitator

Hip Hop 4 Life is seeking enthusiastic, passionate and highly motivated people to intern with the company. Interns are required to work a minimum of 10 hours a week. College credit can be provided (check with your school). Current internships are offered in the areas of:

  • Graphic and Website Design
    Assist with the design and updating of Hip Hop 4 Life’s website and marketing materials.

  • Youth Programming
    Provide key support in the planning and execution of youth programs. Serve as a facilitator’s assistant on site at youth program workshops and events. Applicants seeking a youth programming internship must have completed a background check and fingerprinting conducted by the New York City Department of Education.
  • Event Planning and Execution
    Assist with the planning and execution of Hip Hop 4 Life’s events and fundraisers.
  • Social Media Marketing
    Develop, coordinate, manage, and update all social media campaigns and sites. Research content for social media posting and maintain Hip Hop 4 Life’s blog.

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter, including the title of the internship you are seeking, to No phone calls please.


Hip Hop 4 Life’s volunteers (Friends of Hip Hop 4 Life) are an important part of the organization. Our workshops, events, outings, and programs would not be successful were it not for the kindness and generosity of our supporters who donate countless hours of their time to help inspire the youth we serve. We welcome those who are motivated by President Obama’s message of community involvement and empowerment to join us and make a positive impact and lasting impression on our outstanding youth.

Click here to download our volunteer application.