Events

Catch up on the latest news from Genesys Works

200 READY-TO-WORK CHICAGO YOUNG PROFESSIONALS Join Genesys Works Chicago for its second annual Talent Unlimited: Job and Internship Fair hosted at 1871 in the Merchandise Mart. In partnership with America Needs You and Year Up - three organizations working to close the skills gap - you will have the opportunity to connect with 18-25 year old Chicagoans who are talented, dive ...

  Starting with only ten students and one corporate partner, Genesys Works has grown to become a national organization serving nearly 3,000 students annually in five metropolitan areas: Houston, Twin Cities, Chicago, the San Francisco Bay Area, and the National Capital Region. On October 17th, we will celebrate 15 years of forever changing the lives of those who inspire us ev ...

Draft Day is Genesys Works' signature end-of-summer event where young professionals who successfully complete our eight-week skills training discover their internship placements. This year we expect around 1,200 attendees, including our young professionals and their families, school and community leaders and representatives from all of our 55+ corporate partners. View pictures ...

October 25, 2017: Join us in celebrating the Class of 2017 - over 200 young professionals - at this energetic ceremony. Attendees include our young professionals, their families, school and community leaders, and representatives from our 50+ corporate partners.

June 5 - 9, 2017: Help our student interns make a great first impression by donating professional clothes!

August 21, 2017: Thank you to all who joined us for the 2nd Annual Charity Golf Invitational to support the mission of Genesys Works Chicago!

Take a look at upcoming opportunities to positively impact the lives of youth in the Twin Cities!

Our Breaking Through Ceremony serves as an opportunity to recognize our young professionals for their successful internship completion and celebrate their admittance into college. Similar to a graduation ceremony, Breaking Through celebrates the transformation of our interns who have worked all year to positively impact their futures and their companies through a meaningful int ...

Join us for our 4th Annual CIO Luncheon to recognize the collective impact of our corporate partners and technology vendor partners while raising funds for the mission and students of Genesys Works - Twin Cities. Since 2008, Genesys Works has trained and placed nearly 1,300 low-income high school students in year-long, paid internships supporting the IT needs of more than 60 m ...

NBDA's 1st Annual Golf Tournament takes place Tuesday, November 1st and benefits Genesys Works.  Be sure to register today. Sponsorship opportunities are still available!