Global Shapers Applications Open

EDGErs, you have a chance to represent the voice of Young Professionals with Sacramento's Global Shapers, an initiative of the World Economic Forum. This group is part of a global community with city-based hubs developed and led by young leaders who want to leverage their talents and further develop their leadership potential toward serving society. The Sacramento Hub aims to undertake local community projects and help connect the Capitol Community to larger conversations and priorities occurring beyond our city’s borders, especially those that will help shape Sacramento’s future.

If you are under 30, have a diverse background, and are someone who is committed to making a difference in the Sacramento community and worldwide, this is for you! Application Deadline: September 18, 2015 by 11:00 PM PST. Submit your application online.

For a glimpse of what’s possible via the Sacramento Hub, checkout this project between the LA Hub and NPR aimed to leverage millennial voices on the need for greater civic engagement.