Join Our Team

The Jonnycake Center of Westerly is a small non-profit serving the communities of Westerly, Charlestown, Richmond and Hopkinton since 1975. The agency has an emergency food pantry, social service office, adult training facility and a retail thrift store which also serves as a source of free clothing and household goods for clients.


Social Media Intern

The Jonnycake Center of Westerly seeks a dynamic and creative Social Media Intern to join our team in Westerly!


Description of work to be performed:



  • Photograph products from our Thrift Store and create online posts (Facebook, Instagram, email blasts).
  • Use flat lay style or other trendy styles to help capture our products in an eye-catching and appealing manner for social media posts.
  • Photograph events featuring staff, volunteers, and community members who took part.



  • Use Canva to add text and graphics to create daily posts to advertise the Thrift Store specials.
  • Use the Jonnycake Center of Westerly’s existing templates as part of the branding for Facebook posts.
  • Use other apps for Facebook or Instagram to help promote or inform our audience.
  • Check out our Facebook (, Instagram (, and Twitter ( pages to learn about what we do and become one of our loyal followers.



  • Write funny and engaging posts on a variety of related topics (see our FB page) targeting the Jonnycake Center of Westerly’s Facebook demographic.
  • Use proper grammar, spelling, and punctuation at all times.
  • Adept at writing to target audiences.



  • Work closely with staff in capturing community events and showcasing our work with business partners, etc. to share through email or social media channels.
  • Provide insight and feedback on how the Jonnycake Center of Westerly can improve processes, engagement or overall business.
  • Other duties as assigned.


We love to have fun and we’re confident you’ll be part of the fun when you’re on our team! We offer a flexible schedule, a collaborative team environment, and discounts for all our volunteers!


If you’re interested in being an intern on our team, contact us today. Please send a résumé and short letter of interest to:


Matt Levy
Social Media and Marketing Manager
(401) 377-8069 x116.


Jonnycake Center of Westerly
23 Industrial Drive
Westerly, RI 02891