W / A Community of Young Professionals
Leaders start here. We believe young professionals are the foundation of a thriving community and that the perspectives, diversities, and efforts of W’s member base are its greatest strength in forging the leaders of tomorrow.
W's Mission | Attract, engage, and retain diverse young talent to effect positive change for a brighter future
W's Vision | For Wichita to become the heartland’s destination for young intellectual capital
Founded in 2005, W (formerly Young Professionals of Wichita) provides a community built by young professionals, for young professionals. With 3,700 members and counting, W is the foremost authority on issues pertaining to Wichita’s most viable workforce segment. Through networking, leadership opportunities, and exclusive programs, we prepare you for career and personal growth.
W accomplishes their mission by focusing on three things; connecting, developing, and impacting. They connect members to each other, community leaders, and spaces. They create opportunities for members to develop professionally. They give members the tools they need to create an impact in our city.
W is an affiliate organization of the Wichita Regional Chamber of Commerce.