The Tru Faces Ambassador Program is in partnership with the Canadian Council of the Blind (CCB) Peterborough Chapter.
The Tru Faces Ambassador Program aims to create a group of likeminded disability advocates who wish to be more involved in Tru Faces and promoting our content. It aims to strengthen our community and create closer relationships with our members.
The full role description can be viewed here.
Applications for 2023 are now closed.
Frequently Asked Questions
DOES IT COST ANYTHING?
No! The ambassador program is free to anyone who is interested and funded by the CCB Peterborough Chapter.
DO I HAVE TO HAVE A DISABILITY?
No! In order to apply you do not need to have a disability yourself. However, you should have some experience or know someone close to you with a disability.
HOW DO I KNOW THE PROGRAM IS RIGHT FOR ME?
We are looking for passionate disability advocates who want to share their stories and lived experiences on our platform! Sounds like vou? You're in the right place!
HOW CAN I NOMINATE SOMEONE?
We currently do not have a nomination process in place, however, please encourage the individual to apply and you can act as their reference!
DO I HAVE TO LIVE IN CANADA?
No! Our ambassador program is entirely virtual so you can take place from anywhere in the world. So far we have had ambassadors from Austraillia, UK, Greece, and US.
"Being a Tru Faces ambassador has broadened my knowledge of the disability community. I've learnt so much about myself and others and had so many amazing opportunities to advocate for meaningful change in the lives of many, and to share their stories." - Ambassador
"I love being part of the Tru Faces Ambassador Program! It gives me the opportunity to spread my knowledge to a wider community. At the same time it allows me to learn from others, bringing more awareness on how to provide support, educate and shed light on various topics." - Ambassador
"Being a Tru Faces ambassador has been a life changing experience. I've gained life skills, made new friends and grew bigger in my advocacy work. I recommend becoming an ambassador to any disabled individual who is passionate about making a change in the community." - Ambassador
"The Tru Faces Ambassador Team is a wonderful environment to be a part of. Everyone is so friendly, warm and welcoming. If you care to raise awareness for disabilities and continue to encourage voices in the community to be heard, this is the space for you!" - Ambassador
"The Tru Faces ambassador program gave me the opportunity to meet people from around the world who also had disabilities. It provided me with a platform to share about my condition, along with advocate and educate. I highly recommend the program to anyone who has the opportunity to participate as it is a great community to be a part of." - Ambassador
"Being an ambassador means being able to give back to a larger community. Getting to know different people from similar backgrounds and being able to be an advocate for different groups of people. Being part of Tru Faces means getting a say in who you advocate for." - Ambassador
"Thank you Tru Faces for helping me to gain confidence to share mv vision journey online. It was the push I needed when I leaped onto the role of an Ambassador. I have been able to meet virtually many individuals with disabilities. It has been great being a part of such a positive and thriving team the last two years." - Ambassador
MEET OUR AMBASSADORS
Michayla Del Guidice