Gen Next

Young professionals shaping the future of their community

What’s the best way for young professionals to create social change and connect face-to-face over philanthropy?

Gen Next!

This exclusive United Way program brings together local changemakers in their 20s and 30s to take action and inspire the next generation of community leaders.

Get involved with Gen Next

Attend an Event

Gen Next events bring together professionals in their 20s and 30s to network and chat about how to make an impact on the community.

In Calgary, 12.5 per cent of children between the age of 0-5 live in poverty. Join us on November 27, 2019 for a Bold Conversation around how we can tackle this #UNIGNORABLE social issue of childhood poverty.

Register for Bold Conversations

Urban Exposure Project

A group of ambitious photographers take to the streets of Calgary to capture the issues in our city and showcase the people helping to solve them throughout the 10 week program.

Our annual exhibit took place June 19, 2019 at the Pioneer on 8th.

Join “The Next”

This flagship program for our next generation of community leaders offers public speaking training, volunteer opportunities and networking with business leaders.

Contact us to learn more

Run a fundraising campaign

Develop leadership skills, get to know your colleagues, and support your community by running a workplace campaign.

Learn more

Join Gen Next

Just share a few details with us and you’ll be the first to know about Gen Next opportunities, or follow Gen Next on Instagram. We’d love to hear how you’re doing your own local good too. Let us know and help inspire others by tagging your social posts with #DoLocalGood!

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Gen Next Committee

Committee Chair

Robb Hart
Partner, TPD

Committee Vice-Chairs

Harbie Jawanda
Principal, Oil & Gas Analyst, Peters & Co. Limited

Danielle Murphy
Director, Global Investment Banking, RBC Capital Markets

Committee Members

Taylor Brown
Associate, Automotive – Corporate Finance, BMO Financial Group

Cassandra Bizzotto
Manager, Audit Private, Deloitte

Dorian Goodwin
Accounting Administrator, PPI Advisory

Bertha Macwan
Manager, Communications and Community Engagement, BMO Financial Group, Alberta & NWT Divison

Thank you to our sponsor

Gen Next is proudly sponsored by Pembina Pipeline Corporation.

Sponsorship opportunities

If you are interested in supporting the Gen Next program, please contact us.

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