The Global Shapers Community is globally recognized. The Norfolk Hub drives creative change right here at home in Hampton Roads.


Our Mission: To activate 757 millennials to drive creative change locally and share ideas globally

We are RECRUITING! Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Application instructions are available on our "Become a Shaper" page. If you want to nominate an outstanding young professional from 20-29 who resides in Hampton Roads, email us at

"Global Shapers Norfolk is a hub of the World Economic Forum's Global Shapers Community developed and led by distinguished, diverse young men and women under 30, driven by a shared responsibility to make a difference in their community. We are apolitical, not-for-profit, and committed to creating a better world by activating Millennials in Hampton Roads."


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