A cross-sector movement & platform to connect, engage, and provide opportunities for Native youth.


Ambassadors represent their communities and peers, and volunteer to share perspectives on critical issues in Indian Country.

Youth Ambassadors come to us through various channels, including as Gen-I Challenge Takers, Native youth delegates to the White House Tribal Nations Conference and Tribal Youth Gathering, and through our Champions for Change program. View the Gen-I Network Map to find Ambassadors in your area.

Become an Ambassador!

What Do Ambassadors Do?

We work with Ambassadors to develop their leadership and advocacy skills, and provide national platforms for them to share their stories. Most importantly, Ambassadors inspire one another, creating ripples of positive change throughout the country in the following ways:

For Current Ambassadors

Ambassadors can actively stay involved with the Gen-I Network in the following ways:


View the Gen-I Network Map here.