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The CMPD Volunteer Ambassador Program is a call-to-action from Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Chief Kerr Putney for a cross-section of residents to actively contribute to the wellbeing, peace, and stability of the City of Charlotte through an apolitical lens.


Foster unification and goodwill across a variety of perspectives while preserving Charlotte’s reputation as a welcoming and safe city.

Register 1,500 volunteers (through sign-ups) who will:

  • Attend Training Phase I & Phase II
  • Pledge to mobilize for various events and needs across the city
  • Act as eyes and ears at large-scale events

Volunteer Expectations

  • Diverse community members who love and want to preserve and promote Charlotte’s brand and reputation
  • Ability to set aside politics and put community first
  • Willingness to learn about important, helpful information on safety, laws and other needs
  • Willingness to develop skills to bridge communities and conversations

Volunteer Activities

  • Facilitating future events
  • Providing others with situational awareness
  • Mediating conversations that showcase different perspectives
  • Working alongside CMPD during big events


Please sign up and stay tuned to receive the 2020 schedule for the Bridge the Difference Ambassador Training sessions.