Wednesday, October 06, 2010
Generation Y: Breaking Stereotypes by Raising Funds and Doing Good : Page 1 of 2 : FundRaising Success
Generation Y: Breaking Stereotypes by Raising Funds and Doing Good : Page 1 of 2 : FundRaising Success: "azy, disinterested, apathetic, self-absorbed and entitled — what do all of these adjectives have in common? These terms have been used to describe 'Generation Y,'Opens in a new window the class of people born between the early 1980s and the late 1990s (also commonly referred to as 'Gen Y'Opens in a new window). These generalizations have bothered me for some time, as I’m a member of this community. I literally laughed out loud (LOLOpens in a new window) as I read how we all apparently mooch off mom and dad. I worked two jobs in college and paid for it myself, as was the case for many of my peers."