Young Professionals

What is Generation Charleston? 

Generation Charleston, a program of the Charleston Area Alliance, engages and empowers young people in the greater Charleston community through events, projects and programs focusing on work, live and give initiatives. GC is committed to an inclusive and welcoming space while attracting, retaining and developing folks.

What we do.

Generation Charleston plans monthly events to help young professionals connect with peers, develop leadership skills and become involved with the local community. Events include monthly socials, professional development, . Generation Charleston works in partnership with local organizations, businesses and groups.

Generation Charleston is a program of the Charleston Area Alliance and supported by title sponsor, Huntington National Bank.

Get involved! 

Generation Charleston is an open, inclusive environment that welcomes all 21 to 40-year-olds in the Greater Charleston area. We welcome new members all year round. Simply sign up to be a member using the form below and join us at our monthly meetings and events. Stay connected by signing up for our newsletter below and following us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn.

First Tuesdays are our monthly networking socials aimed at providing a casual space to meet other young professionals. On the first Tuesday of each month, swing by Bar 101 on Capitol Street to enjoy raffle prizes, mingling and opportunities to share professional information. First Tuesdays are free and open to all.

What’re the perks of being involved in Generation Charleston?

  • Connect with other young talents in the Charleston area 
  • Access to networking and business leaders who can help you advance your career or goals  
  • Resume-building – shape your experiences to suit your professional needs 
  • Opportunities to shadow Boards and Committees


Subscribe to our newsletter, sign up to be paired with volunteer opportunities and register for upcoming events!

Connect with the Young Professionals volunteer leadership team today!