Candidate Applications are Due July 1, 2021!!!
The Woodbury Ambassadors Royal Family is recruiting girls and boys interested in becoming a Woodbury Ambassador. Candidates will attend community events with the current Royal Family. Over the 1 month candidacy period, applicants will have the ability to make friends, practice public speaking, and develop leadership skills that will last a lifetime.
Candidates selected to be part of the Royal Family after the candidacy period ends will continue participating in community outreach, efforts in self discovery and development, and building a lifelong extended network of friends, mentors, and advocates in their year of reign. Successful Ambassadors will be awarded a scholarship to continue on their journey.
Woodbury Ambassador Eligibility
Opportunities exist for girls and boys entering their Junior year in high school or greater and pursuing secondary education. Candidates entering their junior or senior year in high school must attend district 833, 834, or 622 or work in Woodbury. Candidates attending post-secondary education must live or work in Woodbury.
Little and Senior Woodbury Ambassador Eligibility
Opportunities exist for girls and boys entering into grades 3-5 in the fall of 2021 and attending district 833, 834, or 622.
Senior candidates must live or work in Woodbury and be 50 or older by August 2021.
What to Expect as a Candidate
During the candidacy month, you will represent Woodbury while participating in a variety of community outreach programs who rely on volunteers like you to be successful such as "Feed by Starving Children" and "Angels in the Outfield". You will also have the opportunity to welcome new businesses into Woodbury by attending ribbon cutting celebrations, and will be able to promote and participate in Woodbury Days events.
The Woodbury Ambassadors program is a great way to meet new friends and become part of a large extended family! You will meet other Woodbury candidates, but also Ambassadors and candidates from neighboring communities who have similar goals and interests. You will become part of a large extended family while you learn about various organizations and hometowns while representing your own.
While a candidate, classes on etiquette, city government, and job interviewing techniques will be provided. You will have the opportunity to introduce yourself to large audiences and practice public speaking at volunteer events. You will be challenged to try new things and make new friends in a safe environment, and define/celebrate what makes you uniquely you.
During candidacy, you will participate in many activities to enhance your social and real-life networking skills. You will meet your community, including government leaders, local business owners, and other volunteers. Many of these leaders can assist as you reach your own aspirations.