Thank you for your interest in an internship at World Relief Modesto! World Relief Modesto offers ongoing internship opportunities in the following program areas for a length of 3-9 months:

  1. Refugee Services: Case Management and Refugee Acclamation.

  2. Refugee Housing Services Intern

  3. Refugee Resettlement Intern

  4. Education Services (adult ESL)

To apply for an internship, please submit:

  1. A completed and signed online Volunteer Application. Click here to complete the volunteer application.

  2. A current resume (attach it to the online application or email it to

  3. A 1-2 page detailed cover letter (attach it to the online application or email it to

Your cover letter should address the following:

  1. Why do you want to pursue an internship at World Relief Modesto?

  2. Why you are interested in these particular internship position(s)?

  3. What skills and experience do you bring to this position(s)?

  4. What do you hope to learn through this experience?

  5. What dates and times are you available? How many weeks?

  6. If you are completing this internship for university credit, what other requirements do you (as the intern) or World Relief staff (as the supervisor or placement agency) need to fulfill during your time as an intern?

Please note that all internship offers are contingent upon passing a Criminal Background Check.

There is limited availability for each semester. 

Fall (Aug-Dec) Spring (Jan-April) Summer (May-July)

If you have any questions, please contact:
Volunteer Coordinator
Darlene Hampton
T (209) 491-2712 ext. 106