VOLUNTEER AND BECOME AN AMBASSADOR

SIGN UP TO BECOME A VOLUNTEER

Please pledge your commitment to be a Charlotte Ambassador (community volunteer).

VOLUNTEER TRAINING SCHEDULE

Please register for the Bridge the Difference Ambassador Training sessions for 2019. Training sessions are taking place periodically throughout the year. We look forward to seeing you there!

Vision

The Charlotte Ambassadors (Volunteers) Program is a call-to-action from CMPD 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.

Goals

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 (conflict resolution, mediation, de-escalation, implicit bias, etc.)
  • Pledge to mobilize for various events and needs across the cit
  • 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