Greenway Ambassador Program

The Wolf River Greenway Ambassador Program offers Memphians an opportunity to voluntarily participate in a program that will improve the quality of life for area residents and visitors alike.  As a Greenway Ambassador, your primary objectives will be to assist Greenway users with the enjoyment of their activities, explore the resources of the Greenway, assist with directions and other user needs and provide other helpful information.   

Ambassador Skills:
• Great communicator, approachable, warm and engaging
• Knowledge of the Greenway and surrounding community
• Ability to commit time, energy and effort
• Willingness to assist Greenway users
• Interest in interacting with a wide range of users
• Providing “eyes and ears” to help ensure the safety of all Greenway users

  • Ambassadors Receive:
    • Orientation, continuing Greenway education and sponsored field trips
    • Signature “Greenway Ambassador” shirt
    • Incentive and appreciation programs including priority invitations to Greenway events

Requirements and Responsibilities:
• Serve as official ambassador of the Wolf River Greenway, welcome and assist users
• 6 hours of service per month (minimum 3 month commitment); flexible scheduling - Schedule shifts in   advance with WRC volunteer coordinator
• Fill out post-shift reports • Capable of walking or riding a bicycle for extended periods of time
• Assist with filling out Greenway user surveys or other tasks assigned by WRC staff
• Assist with Greenway events and programming (on requested basis)
• Attend training and continuing education programs