“Mobilizing London’s up-and-comers to make a positive impact
in our community.”

The GenNext Ambassador is the voice of GenNext in your workplace and helps drive social change among London’s next generation of DoGooders!

The role of the GenNext Ambassador

  1. Mobilize your coworkers to invest their time & talent in GenNext Initiatives. (Rally your colleagues to take part in the GenNext Mix N’ Learns, Pop-up Volunteering, Collection drives and a variety of other community initiatives!)
  2. Captain your workplace team & conquer the stairs at the annual United Way Stair Climb.
  3. Bring a New “GenNext” perspective to your workplace’s United Way Committee.
  4. Host a Community Impact Experience at the United Way partner agency to see your investment in action.

The benefits of working with GenNext

What’s in it for you?

  •  As a leader in your workplace, work towards positive change in your community by addressing issues related to poverty, mental and beginnings & transitions
  •  Network with other like-minded GenNexters and young professionals within your organization and among the greater community
  •  Access diverse and free workshops and development opportunities
  •  Gain hands-on experience with event planning, public speaking, strategic planning and volunteer management
  • Volunteer directly with local programs that align with your interests
  • Build and diversify your community profile and resume

Benefits to the workplace

  •  Engage millennial employees in your corporate responsibility platform in a unique way and develop a corporate culture that embraces employee’s passion for their community
  •  Build dedication and commitment amongst the GenNext demographic to your United Way campaign and or organization as a whole
  •  Utilize the expertise of GenNext employees on how best to engage their millennial colleagues
  •  Offer employees an opportunity to use and develop their leadership, organizational, and communication skills
  •  Public recognition as a committed community supporter of United Way and GenNext
  •  Engage your team in unique team building opportunities and volunteering

“GenNext is a great way to meet a diverse group of people who work in many different fields. I have met some amazing people through GenNext; volunteers, United Way staff, and front line social service staff. This group has enriched my life and I look forward to many other events, volunteer opportunities and social gatherings.”

Shelley WileLondon Life

Get started!

Please fill out the form to the right if you or your workplace want to get more involved, or receive more information about how to get started with GenNext.

Annual Reports

Please read our GenNext Annual report to learn about all the fun activities we took part in last year. You will also find our previous Annual reports.

Resources

Below you will find some reading material that you can share with your co-workers or others to help get them involved.

Use of Logo

GenNext’s logo is one of its most valuable assets and a form of intellectual property. GenNext’s logo may be used by those who are raising funds or partnering with the charity.

If you have any questions about GenNext’s icons and proper usage, please contact:
Graphic Designer & Communications Assistant, Sarah Walker at 519-438-1723 ext. 253.

To save the jpg or png images below, simply click on one to enlarge it and right click to save to your computer. Working files are also available in eps format.

 

2-colour logo (PMS 485 and black)
Print quality (300 dpi, CMYK) – eps (working files), jpg and png

Black eps (working files), jpg and png

Knockout – eps (working files), jpg and png

Workplace Ambassador spotlight

“GenNext is a movement, an incredible force generated by a growing network of emerging leaders with a passion for community engagement. I am lucky to be in a position where I can be a part of this movement and I strive to inspire others to jump in.”

Jamie KruspelTD Bank
Dakota HalfpennyGenNext Workplace Ambassador