The path to friendship / Jan 29
Together, best friends Charlie and Warner are standing up for LGBTQ+ rights and speaking out about what it’s like to be transgender.
What a night! We welcomed more than 400 people from across the city to network at Schmoozefest — all in support of our GenNext+ Giving Circles. Here are a few of the highlights.
We packed the house on February 23 at Ace Mercado for our first Mix & Mingle of 2017. We loved highlighting our GenNext+ Path to Pride Giving Circle and the work of our partners, Ten Oaks Project.
Here’s to mixing-and-a-mingling! / Dec 16
We had a great time at our fifth and final Mix & Mingle of 2016 at Makita Kitchen & Bar highlighting the GenNext+ Youth Mental Health Giving Circle. Thanks to our presenting sponsor TekSavvy!
Schmoozefest 2016 Highlights / Nov 1
GenNext welcomed more than 500 guests at the Horticulture Building for Schmoozefest 2016 on October 28 to network, fundraise and enjoy great food!
Launching GenNext+ Giving Circles / Oct 31
The 11th annual Schmoozefest 2016 saw the launch of GenNext+ Giving Circles, an innovative way of giving for Ottawa’s young philanthropists to engage with the local issues.
75+ young professionals gathered at The Albion Rooms for a sneak peek of Schmoozefest 2016 and picked up some networking tips from Katrina Turnbull of ouicestchic.com.
Socializing for Social Good / Jul 27
GenNext welcomed a sold out crowd on the TELUS House Rooftop Terrace for our summer Mix & Mingle on July 26. With the theme of social enterprise, more than 115 young networkers, entrepreneurs and change makers made new connections and enjoyed views of Ottawa’s downtown landscape.
I know what you’re thinking – another networking event? WRONG. This is no ordinary hand shaking soirée, but a United Way Ottawa GenNext Mix & Mingle!
GenNext and friends gathered at the Hintonburg Public House on Tuesday, May 3 to network and share some laughs at the spring edition of the Mix & Mingle.