Work at the ACLU

The ACLU of Colorado is the state's leading voice in defense of civil liberties and civil rights. The ACLU offers an excellent work environment in a spacious office in downtown Denver. Our expert staff and attorneys work with volunteers, fellows, and interns to protect and extend civil liberties in Colorado.

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Intern at the ACLU

Law students interested in public interest work are encouraged to apply for summer clerkships as well as full and part-time spring and fall internships with the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Colorado in Denver. Full-time externship positions are also available. Descriptions of available positions can be found below.

Full-time summer clerk positions

Fall or Spring semester internships and externships


Current job announcements:

Donor Relations Officer

Reporting to the Director of Philanthropy, the Donor Relations Officer (DRO) works to ensure that the ACLU of Colorado meets fundraising goals by increasing philanthropic support of the ACLU’s work to defend and expand civil rights and civil liberties.

Development Coordinator

The Development Coordinator advances ACLU of Colorados strategic priorities by effectively ensuring the smooth administration of the organizations development operations to raise funds for the organization.