Last week was the 6th Annual Schmoozefest hosted by Ottawa United Way. It was hosted by the Next Generation Cabinet and it was a great way for young professionals to connect and at the sametime support an excellent cause.
There was a chance to mingle with VIPs from the public and private sector; health & wellness; sports & entertainment; small business & culinary. I rubbed shoulders with a few famous people myself (think el
ected officials, journalists, media and sports personalities.
The United Way Next Generation Cabinet o
ffers an opportunity for young professionals to mobilize the next generation of donors and volunteers to give, speak up and take action in their community, by promoting opportunities to become further engaged through fundraising, advocacy and community development activities.
And that’s just what happened last Thursday night! The event raised more than $20,000!
- Good night Ottawa; stay classy (rosalita54.wordpress.com)