Start Out Summer at Leinbach Park!

If you’re new to checking out parks in the area, you should definitely try out Leinbach Park! Conveniently located near Jefferson Middle School, there’s a walking/running trail, tennis courts, a picnic shelter, a volleyball court, and an awesome playground. There’s also a lot of green space to just lay down a blanket for a picnicContinue reading “Start Out Summer at Leinbach Park!”

New Board for 2018

Happy New Year! As we celebrate the end of our first year in existence, we bid a fond adieu to our first inaugural Board of Advisors with a huge thank you for their service. We are excited to welcome a new Board for 2018, with new leadership. Chairing our Board of Advisors for 2018 isContinue reading “New Board for 2018”

Honorary Envoys Added to Ambassadorship Program

October 2, 2017 The Winston-Salem Ambassadors announce the addition of the Honorary Envoy Program to the Ambassadorship Program. The Honorary Envoys have been dubbed “Ambassadors Lite” by Winston-Salem Ambassadors President & Chief Ambassadors, Mackenzie Cates Allen. You can find the requirements HERE!

Beers & Bicycles!

From BeersNGears Co-Creator Amy Easter / Written by Mackenzie Cates-Allen BeersNGears BeersNGears is a local social enterprise focused on building bicycle culture in Winston-Salem. Their unique bike events, collaboration with local businesses and support of grassroots cycling advocacy are helping develop a rich and diverse cycling culture in the Camel City. Between the Brag Wagon’sContinue reading “Beers & Bicycles!”

Winston-Salem – The New Fashion Capital?

From Winston-Salem Fashion Week Founder & Creator Nikita Wallace / Written by Mackenzie Cates-Allen What is Winston-Salem Fashion Week? Winston-Salem Fashion Week is a multicultural community event designed to bring awareness to Winston-Salem’s growing fashion and apparel industry. It is designed to incorporate the visual and performing arts with the fashion and apparel industry. ItContinue reading “Winston-Salem – The New Fashion Capital?”

A Letter to YOU!

Dear Friend, Greetings  from the  Twin City.  I  hope you  are doing  well as August is wrapping up. By now I hope that you have either experienced or heard of the Winston-Salem  Ambassadors!  Created last December  and  active ever since, the Ambassadors  have   made  quite  a  few appearances  and  had  many  a conversation.  Eight  board Continue reading “A Letter to YOU!”

Executive Board Leadership Elected

The 2017 Board of Advisors has elected Jordan Googe as Chair of the Board.  “A Camel City native, Jordan has been a staple of North Carolina in entertainment, economic development, real estate & civic engagement for more than two decades. An alumnus of UNC School of the Arts & High Point University, Jordan has appearedContinue reading “Executive Board Leadership Elected”

Ambassadors President Chosen

The 2017 Board of Advisors has hired Mackenzie Cates-Allen to serve as President of Winston-Salem Ambassadors. With a Bachelor of Arts from Salem College in not-for-profit management, Mackenzie has over 12 years of experience in both the corporate and not-for-profit worlds, including real estate, education, administration, as well as asset and staff management. Most recently, MackenzieContinue reading “Ambassadors President Chosen”