Rockville Community Ambassadors are local volunteers that represent the City of Rockville in their neighborhood. They serve as the community connectors, providing direct support to residents while creating awareness of events and opportunities within their community. Community Ambassadors impact the city in a positive way.
Welcome new neighbors or old ones that he/she may not know;
Promote a positive and inclusive environment in their community;
Say Hello, smile and connect with new people in the community;
Work in collaboration with established Civic or Home Owners Associations on outreach;
Promotes Rockville as a great place to live, work and visit;
Be the heart of the community; and
Assists with managing projects based on their strengths, skills, experience, and availability.
The program is open to all community members age 18 years or older who would like to impact the city in a positive way. That includes residents, local business owners, and members of community organizations that serve Rockville residents. Residents that meet some of this criteria are encouraged to apply.
Open-minded about other cultures and ways of life.
Ready to learn about different cultures and languages.
Like to share information.
Bilingual is a plus, but not required.
Those interested in becoming a Community Ambassador must apply online and willing to serve for six months. Those selected will attend two training sessions. Following the second session, each Ambassador will receive a certificate of completion.