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Accepting Applications to the Resident Ambassador Program

Grounded Solutions Network is currently accepting applications to the Resident Ambassador Initiative for residents/leaseholders of our member organizations. Through the Resident Ambassador Initiative, Grounded Solutions Network will amplify the voices of our members and their residents in order to move policies on a national level. We will accomplish this by engaging Ambassadors in skill development webinars and other activities that will develop strong leaders and advocates.

Resident ambassadors will engage on a quarterly basis to continue advancing an agenda formed by and for the ambassadors.

Ambassador Benefits:

  • Training on effective advocacy, messaging and storytelling;
  • Networking with other residents/leaseholder leaders from across the country;
  • Possible  expense-paid advocacy trip to Washington, DC in May 2017;
  • A complimentary registration and travel expenses to Intersections 2017 our national conference in Oakland, CA, October 9-13 (final funding pending);

Ambassador Expectations:

  • Collaborate with Grounded Solutions staff  to share stories and experiences from their community;
  • Participate in quarterly virtual Ambassador meetings including an hour of preparation and/or follow-up;
  • Opportunity to speak directly to lawmakers during an expense-paid trip to Washington, DC in May 2017 (limited opportunity)

If you have residents/leaseholders in mind please nominate them today.

To Apply: Please submit a Nomination Form.

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