Become an Ambassador!

Easter Seals Alberta is seeking a new Easter Seals Ambassador, and we invite you to apply.

Becoming the Easter Seals Alberta Ambassador will provide one unique individual with the opportunity to be the face and voice of people with disabilities in Alberta. The Ambassador will represent Easter Seals at various events, fundraisers, media campaigns, and more for a one-year term. As the Easter Seals Alberta Ambassador, you will represent the incredible potential and extraordinary abilities of people with disabilities. The Ambassador is an individual who has benefited from one of our programs and who displays self-assurance and comfort when communicating in public (including with the media). 

Benefits of Being The Ambassador

The Easter Seals Ambassador gains tremendous public communications and media relations experience while being given opportunities to meet and interact with political, corporate, and community leaders. It’s a great volunteer opportunity to add to any resume, and we would be happy to provide a letter of reference. 

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Role of The Ambassador

The Easter Seals Ambassador will be asked to attend a series of scheduled events throughout 2022-2023: 

  • Easter Seals Month  
  • Paper Egg Campaign 
  • Golf Tournament 
  • Fundraising events 
  • Red Shirt Day 
  • Camp opening 
  • Easter Seals 100th Anniversary Celebrations 
  • Other media, engagement events, and donor appeals as required. 

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Application and Selection Process

Are you interested in being our 2022 Easter Seals Ambassador?

All applications are held in strict confidence. The nominating committee of the Easter Seals Board of Directors will personally review each application. 

Selection of the Ambassador will involve consideration of: 

  • Ability to communicate (verbally, non-verbally, or through augmentative communication) 
  • Willingness to meet with people and ability to feel comfortable in a group setting 
  • Availability and willingness of family member(s) to accompany the Ambassador at function as necessary 
  • Home location 
  • Involvement with Easter Seals Alberta

How to Apply

As an applicant, we ask you to submit a one-page letter or three-to-five-minute video outlining why you wish to be the 2022-23 Ambassador, your interests and hobbies, and your experience with Easter Seals programs. Then, return your application to Easter Seals Alberta by Friday, March 18, 2022, to Kaleigh Kanary, Communications & Event Specialist, at kaleigh@easterseals.ab.ca.

Thank you for your interest in the Ambassador program. We hope you will consider applying for the 2022-2023 Alberta Ambassador role.