"Mayyim Hayyim showed me the way a well-organized institution should function. Its success lies in the enthusiasm of the employees, their commitment to success, and their responsible stances from fiscal concerns to logistical ones."
Rachel Renz, Yeshiva University, 2010, 2012

Mayyim Hayyim Seeks Interns for the Aliza Kline Internship in Jewish Professional Leadership

We are currently seeking a Communications Intern (remote) for the Rising Tide Network. Learn more about the position and apply. Learn more and apply.

Join the most innovative and dynamic organization in the greater Boston area. Mayyim Hayyim Living Waters Community Mikveh and Education Center seeks savvy, motivated, self-starter undergraduate or graduate student interns.

Named after our founding Executive Director, the Aliza Kline Internship in Jewish Professional Leadership provides a unique opportunity to become an integral part of a small and industrious team of passionate professionals, where interns are given the opportunity for hands-on learning, professional development, training, and opportunities for reflection.

Projects are determined based on student interests and organizational needs. Possibilities include:

  • Working on annual major benefit event, including working closely with development staff, lay leaders, outside vendors and consultants, gift solicitation, volunteer recruitment and logistics, marketing and communications
  • Sharing the Mayyim Hayyim model with other communities around the country, encouraging the creation and support of like-minded mikva’ot
  • Managing the Mayyim Hayyim blog, web updates, social networking platforms and multimedia
  • Identifying solutions for improving Mayyim Hayyim’s appointment scheduling and booking system, including researching software and integration options, consulting with other mikva’ot, and making recommendations based on Mayyim Hayyim’s unique requirements
  • Providing communications support for the Rising Tide Open Waters Mikveh Network

We are currently seeking applications for a Rising Tide Communications Intern (remote). This is a part-time internship position with a minimum of 15 hours/week from October 2021 – May 2022, with compensation stipend of up to $1,500 per semester. Mayyim Hayyim is closed on Jewish holidays, including Shabbat.

Please submit the following to by Sunday, October 17, 2021.

  • A resume listing relevant professional, academic, volunteer, and/or personal experience 
  • One or two samples of your previous communications work. This may include a graphic or flyer you designed, a social media post for a group or organization, an e-newsletter you created, etc.
  • Your brief answers (2-5 sentences each) to the following two questions:
    • What feels most exciting to you about this opportunity? 
    • How might your skills, knowledge, and experiences contribute to expanding and improving Rising Tide’s communications?

Other internships require a minimum of 15 hours per week. The dates of the internship are flexible. To apply for a general internship position, please submit a cover letter and resume to our CEO, Carrie Bornstein.


  • Mayyim Hayyim has updated our COVID-19 protocols. Please click here to read the latest protocols, updated as of November 11, 2021.