Twin Cities News

An internship program is allowing teens to gain experience in corporate America.

After years of support, Craig Pratt has officially joined Genesys Works Twin Cities' Board of Directors. Welcome to the team! Learn more about our newest addition to the Board of Directors: Craig Pratt has a passion for serving organizations that are focused on closing the achievement gap and providing social and emotional development opportunities.  He has a knack for fundrai ...

Columbia University Study Shows Genesys Works Leads to More College Degrees, Higher Incomes, and Greater Economic Growth

An internship program is allowing teens to gain experience in corporate America.

Columbia University Study Shows Genesys Works Leads to More College Degrees, Higher Incomes, and Greater Economic Growth

HOUSTON - March 27, 2017 Genesys Works, a program that changes the life trajectory of low-income high school seniors by providing them with meaningful work internships and critical college and career skills, announced today that it is actively seeking new partners to bring its proven career readiness programming into their communities. Through investments from AT&T and ot ...

$1.17M National Software Upgrades Support Teens Preparing for 21st Century Jobs

  In the spring of 2017, Genesys Works – Twin Cities will award college scholarships to high potential alumni with financial need. Awards are $4,000 for two years ($8,000 total) and can be used for any cost of attendance at an eligible four-year college or university (e.g., tuition, fees, books, room, board, etc.). Selected scholars will receive personalized and professional a ...

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 ...

AT&T Presents $2 Million Contribution to Genesys Works to Grow Internship Opportunities for Underserved Youth