Ambassador Program

two students holding a sign for therapy dogs

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 8 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
  • General HPW Support

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
  • 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 AS 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)

Upcoming Information Sessions:

Want to get more involved on campus? Gain new skills? Love health & wellness? Join Health Promotion & Wellness’ Ambassador Program! Learn more at an information session:

Information Session #1

Date & Time: Wednesday, Oct. 30 from 2- 2:30 PM
Location: HPW Office

Information Session #2

Date & Time: Thursday, Nov. 7 from 1- 1:30 PM
Location: HPW Office