Generation E is made up of a group of 18-24 year olds.

Their aim? To create better opportunities for future generations of young people in Cornwall!

The group work together with local businesses and industry partners to co-produce new ideas and solutions that influence projects and organisations.

Becoming a Generation E member means:

  • Joining a group of likeminded people who encourage you to share your ideas and opinions
  • Developing skills that can be transferred into the workplace
  • Being surrounded by enthusiasm and motivation to achieve your goals and make a difference

Our Offer

Generation E Connect
  • Generation E Connect are fortnightly meet-up’s with the young people of Cornwall.
  • No need to stay for the whole session, simply drop by, meet other young people and get involved.
  • If you have any questions about Generation E Connect, please get in touch.
Businesses and Generation E
Has your business considered the wider benefits of working with young people, using co-production to identify new ideas and solutions?

By engaging with Generation E your business could benefit from:

  • Targeted research to help shape a project
  • Insight into youth culture
  • Dynamic and creative ideas about your business
  • The know-how to attract young talent into your workplace

Interested in becoming a Generation E member?

If you're a Cornwall resident and aged between 18-24, you are eligible to be part of our Generation E team!

You'll have the opportunity to meet other like-minded young people and learn new skills whilst being supported and motivated by our senior members.

You'll also work on some fantastic projects and help businesses improve their approach to working with young people.

If you'd like to become a Generation E member, please contact

Business/Organisation interested in Generation E?

If you think your business could benefit from working with young people, in-depth insight into current youth culture and seeing things from a real young persons perspective, please contact to see how we can help you today.

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