Ambassador Program

Student Ambassadors running a self care station

HPW's Ambassador Program is a volunteer program that provides opportunities for SF State students to be peer health leaders with a minimum of 4 hours per month for one semester.

Can't get enough of the HPW Ambassador Program, but want more of a leadership role?

Join HPW's Lead Ambassador program! Students will volunteer a minimum of 6 hours per month for one semester, plan and manage program activities with a health educator and train new Ambassadors.

Ambassadors and Lead Ambassadors work on HPW projects and events for the following program areas:

  • Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs
  • Basic Needs
  • Men’s Health
  • Mental Health
  • Nutrition
  • Sexual Health
  • Sexual Violence Prevention

What you'll get out of it:

  • Resume building
  • Health Promotion & Wellness Ambassador Certification
  • Volunteer hours
  • Becoming a campus leader

Examples of types of activities ambassadors would do:

  • Assisting with Therapy Dog Tuesday
  • Making classroom announcements
  • Conducting outreach at events for HPW – engaging students in conversations, games, etc.
  • Taking the Condom Caboose out to students
  • Conducting outreach at the Farmer’s Market
  • Assisting with the Pop-Up Food Pantry

Prerequisites for joining: 

  • SF State student
  • Attend one mandatory training prior to the start of the semester
  • Previous Ambassador (only for Lead Ambassador positions)

Check back in April 2019 for the Fall 2019 HPW Ambassador Application!