Harvard Club of Naples Community Service Fellowships & Internships


Harvard Club of Naples 2018-19 Internship Report

Rebecca Lambert, Chairperson

The Harvard Club of Naples began sponsoring internships for current Harvard students from Collier County with local not for profit groups in 2008.  Students receive $15/hour for their work averaging $1,821 per internship. To date, a total of 20 different students and 20 different not for profit organizations in our community have benefited from the HCN internship program and a total of $89,252 has been dispersed. This fiscal year $19,619 was paid to nine different Harvard students.

To date, the following organizations have benefitted from the Harvard Club of Naples internship program:

  • Naples Botanical Garden
  • Community Foundation
  • Hope for Haiti
  • NCH
  • Neighborhood Health Clinic
  • Women’s Philanthropic Network at the Community Foundation
  • Naples Children’s Education Foundation
  • Harvard Club of Naples
  • David Lawrence Center
  • Conservancy of Southwest Florida
  • Quest
  • Bonita Springs Lions Eye Clinic
  • Healthcare Network of SWFL
  • Friends of Foster Children Forever
  • Avow Hospice
  • Immokalee Pregnancy Center
  • Shipley Center, Health Park Medical Center
  • Artis-Naples
  • Legal Aid

Collier County Medical Society

The Harvard Club of Naples Internship Program is unique, providing much needed financial support for our students while giving them work experience and exposure to the non-profit realm. The program also benefits our community’s non-profit organizations and increases Harvard’s visibility locally.