Lowell, ARK. – As the Greatest Generation and Boomer’s start to retire, or otherwise find they are unable to serve their communities, many in the Millennial Generation (born since 1982) are now seeking out ways to meaningfully give back their time, money and voice to community issues.
United Way of Northwest Arkansas’ Generation GIVE provides an avenue for developing the next “Greatest Generation” of philanthropists and community leaders in Northwest Arkansas. The group will start 2010 with a kick off event hosted at Fast Lane Entertainment in Lowell. This event is open to those under the age of 45 who wish to find ways to get involved in their community.
Who: United Way of Northwest Arkansas Generation GIVE
What: 2010 Generation GIVE Kickoff Event
When: Tuesday, February 23 from 5:30 p.m. – 7 p.m.
Where: Fast Lane Entertainment
1117 N. Dixieland Street, Lowell
Why: Join us to find out the ways to give, advocate or volunteer for our community around the
Generation GIVE focus on education
Event sponsor: IO Metro
Generation GIVE sponsor: Tyson Foods, Inc.
United Way of Northwest Arkansas – 479-750-1221
Brooke Benoit, Vice President, Marketing/Communications