Twin Cities News

February 22, 2017, Houston, Texas – A new study shows that Genesys Works, a social enterprise based in Houston, Texas that creates professional pathways for disadvantaged high school seniors, has a measurable impact on the Texas economy. The study, conducted by Benjamin Yeo, Ph.D. of DePaul University, measured the impact of the Houston Genesys Works program on the state’s econ ...

$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 


 

Many Genesys Works interns have been hard at work this year applying for scholarships as a way to help pay for college. We are excited to share this year's notable scholarship winners from Genesys Works - Twin Cities. Congratulations on all of your hard work! Think IT Young Professional Scholarship: ($8,000 awarded to Genesys Works alumni currently in college) Kalila Moua ...

ATLANTA (January 19, 2016) – The Chick-fil-A® Foundation is honored to announce today the recipients of the organization’s 2016 True Inspiration Awards. The 22 deserving not-for-profits, which represent 17 states across the country, are receiving a combined $1.26 million in grants to further their work fostering leadership and entrepreneurial spirit in children. Genesys Works ...

At Genesys Works - Twin Cities, we seek candidates who believe deeply in our organization’s mission, who thrive in an entrepreneurial and dynamic work environment, who have a passion for collaboration and teamwork, and who demonstrate a record of achievement. Connect with us on Facebook and read our annual report to learn more. AVAILABLE POSITIONS: Program Coordinator ...

SAINT PAUL, Nov. 19, 2015 – The Minnesota High Tech Association (MHTA) has named Genesys Works as the recipient of the 2015 Tekne Award in the Workforce Development award category. Held November 18 at the Minneapolis Convention Center, the Tekne Awards honor companies and individuals who have played a significant role in developing new technologies that positively impact the l ...

With 133 requests from cities, schools and nonprofits, The Saint Paul Foundation has approved seven Advancing Racial Equity grants in honor of its 75th anniversary. Genesys Works is proud to receive one of these seven grants.Applicants were asked to answer the question, "What will your organization do to advance racial equity in St. Paul or the East Metro?" "These grants are re ...