Unify the 757's Young Professional Organizations (aka NextGen)

Unify the 757's Young Professional Organizations (aka NextGen)


Lead Org:

  • 757Proud


  • Build an official coalition of young professional organizations of the 757 – 2,000+ young professionals across the region. These groups are volunteer-driven and lack consistent organizational support. Unified, NextGen’s energy can ignite the pride-building campaign and other program components. 


  • Establish 757Proud as a 501(c)(3).
  • Utilize the Alliance’s business office resources.

757 Young Professional Organizations

  • tHRive
  • Emerging Leaders Society
  • CBDX
  • Downtown100
  • Urban League of Hampton Roads
  • The Connect 757
  • Generation MOCA
  • WHRO Emerging Leaders Board
  • Tidewater Jewish Federation, Young Adults Division
  • Virginia Beach and Peninsula Jaycees
  • Package the findings and insights from the 757 Recovery & Resilience Action Framework and Envision 2020 in a compelling road show presentation – How the NextGen Can Take the 757 to the Next Level.
  • Make this presentation to all leading private and public sector boards.
  • Create a consistent communications platform that unites all members.


  • Track and report the number of presentations and people reached.