Uspiritus is accepting applications now through Friday, January 30, 2017 for our new Ambassador Council.  The Council is being formed to create a group of young professionals to serve as thoughtful leaders, advisers and advocates for Uspiritus, as well as increase awareness of the organization within the larger Louisville community.

In addition, Ambassadors will create and implement new events and projects geared towards attracting young professionals to the organization.


Why should I join?

  • Make a positive impact in the lives of children in the Louisville area.
  • Gain valuable professional and leadership experience within a nonprofit and their community.
  • Learn the ins and outs of a nonprofit organization.
  • Network opportunities with Uspiritus volunteers, partners and supporters.
  • Recognition on website and in other Uspiritus publications, as well as opportunity to be recognized as “Ambassador of the Month”.
  • Unique volunteer and engagement activities specific to the council.
  • Opportunity to join a Board of Directors sub-committee

What is expected of me?

  • Serve a two-year renewable term.
  • Attendance and active participation at bi-monthly Ambassador Council meetings (six meetings each year).
  • Participate in engagement and volunteer activities with Uspiritus youth, taking place in months council does not meet (optional).
  • As an Ambassador Council, plan and host one fundraising event geared toward attracting young professionals.
  • Attendance at the Renew the Spirit Breakfast and Harvest for Hope Festival, if time allows.
  • And one of the following each year:
    • Solicit one table at the Harvest for Hope Farm-to-Table Dinner.
    • Solicit one golf team for the Links of Love Golf Scramble.
    • Create and implement a personal fundraising project.


Applications for the Uspiritus Ambassador Council will be accepted from now to Friday, January 30, 2017.   Click Here to download a pdf application.  You can either scan and email the application to Abby Link at, or mail it to: Abby Link, Advancement Department, Uspiritus, 11103 Park Road, Louisville, KY 40223.

We will be in touch the week of February 10, 2017. Thanks again for your interest, commitment and compassion!

Please call Abby Link at 502.753.5531 if you have questions.