Missions

Missions: Small actions for big impact.
Missions help reach family, friends + communities with timely, accurate information.
🚀 Join us in a collective effort to help keep Virginians safe.

Mission #12: Infodemic

Help slow the spread of misinformation in Virginia. In this mission, we're all heading into the classroom... the virtual classroom that is. This learning experience is based on the US Surgeon General's Health Misinformation Advisory, with extended learning opportunities presented by experts, near + far.

🚀 Take the 10-part mini-class + explore extra credit learning opportunities
9.23.21

Mission #11: Gen Z Vax Fax

Meme culture, absurdity + humor. The Gen Z campaign merges straight-forward, credible information with a bold, colorful + entertaining vibe that makes it easier + more enticing for young adults (18-25) to get vaccinated against COVID. By doing so, they can protect the (pre-pandemic) moments they care about.

🚀 Help get this into the hands + social streams of Virginia's Gen Z + young adults
8.27.21

Mission #10: Parents + Children

With variants, uncertainty around childhood susceptibility, + the return to school, there is concern over the safety of our children + how to keep them healthy. If you are a parent or guardian to school-aged children (K-12), your mission awaits. If not, we've got a special recruitment mini-mission for you - head to the bottom of the Mission 10 page.

🚀 Share your tips for keeping your family healthy, safe, + aware - we'll share your collective wisdom with other families across Virginia
8.5.21

Mission #9: How Right Now

Let's talk emotional wellbeing. In this mission, we team up with the CDC to share expert resources. These tools are specifically designed to support emotional health + healing for ourselves + others.

🚀 Watch the video. Review the resources. Use + share with family, friends + communities
7.16.21

Mission #8: What's Next?

Spread the word to help Virginia tune in to the upcoming town hall on Thursday June 24th at 7pm. In our last mission, we asked you to share common questions overheard within your communities. Our upcoming town hall covers answers. Topics include the Delta variant, current CDC + VDH guidelines, children + adolescents vaccine, + summer activities + many other FAQ.

🚀 Tune in + encourage others to do the same by sharing these materials
6.23.21


Mission #7: Brainstorm

As we move into our next chapter of COVID response, we need your help. Since February of 2021, we've worked to turn Community Ambassador ideas into real life tools + resources. It's time for round 2. What's needed right now? Be sure to return to the Mission 7 page to see insight from your peers!

🚀 Share your insight + ideas
6.11.21

❤️ Mission #6 1/2: Basic Training

On May 25th + 27th, we partnered with Immunize Virginia to offer a 2-part, interactive COVID Basic Training to a limited number of Community Ambassadors. This 3-hour interactive learning experience facilitates further action within local communities through knowledge + COVID communication skills.

🚀 Stay tuned for future learning experiences
5.27.21

Mission #6: Action

Support the It’s Our Shot, Virginia: Statewide Day of Action on Tuesday, May 18 by communicating your vaccination status + encouraging others to receive their free COVID vaccine. Whether you say it out loud or through a social media frame/meeting background, announce your vaccination status for all to know.

🚀 Choose any or all of the action items listed here
5.18.21

Mission #5: Tune In

Can you help shine the spotlight on accurate information? Encourage those in your circles to tune in Tuesday, May 4 at 7pm. VDH will host leading medical experts, state health officials + community leaders for a statewide virtual town hall event, “Vaccinate Virginia: You Ask, The Experts Answer.”

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Let others know you're tuning in by sharing these materials via social, email + text
5.3.21

Mission #4: Show or Tell - Reasons For Hope

Stories create change. We're looking to amplify reasons for hope to create the change needed for a bright path forward. We have two ways to get involved. Full details have been prepared for you here.

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Show + share this video, or Tell your public health story relating to vaccine, testing or contact tracing
4.15.21

Mission #3: Let's Get Back In The Game!

Team up with Willie Nelson + major sports leagues to share the Ad Council's encouraging video to get "Back In The Game" by getting vaccinated + letting our communities know what you most look forward to in the future.

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Share the video via social media, email, or text + a short message on "why" you are receiving the vaccine
3.31.21

Mission #2: Explore Over 50 COVID Resources

We're excited to announce the Community Ambassador hub for resources, tools + missions. We've gathered over 50 resources, articles, social posts + digital supplies to help you support friends, family + communities.

🚀 Have a look around. Consider taking one of the five actions from the Home page
3.19.21

Mission #1: Vaccine Pre-registration

Virginians can now pre-register for their free COVID-19 vaccine. You can view more details + tools on the Mission 1 page. Use the tools, or simply direct people to Vaccinate.Virginia.gov or 1-877-VAX-IN-VA.

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Help spread the news + encourage your communities to get vaccinated
3.3.21