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 ad ...
CIO Luncheon 2017
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 ma ...
Disadvantaged Students Get Life-Changing Work Experience With Top Bay Area Employers
More than 100 students begin internships at 25 companies through Genesys Works
in program designed to close the opportunity and skills gap with support from AT&T
High School Students Celebrate Internship Placements with Top Houston Companies...
Internship Opportunities Grow for Underserved Youth with AT&T Support for Genesys Works
Additional $2 Million Contribution Gives Up To 11,000 More Students Career Training
DALLAS, Sept. 13, 2016 — AT&T* is contributing $2 million to Genesys Works, a unique program that connects rising high school seniors with critical college and career skills. The program aims to better students’ prospects for college and career success.
Nonprofit's Internship Training Helps Students Imagine New Futures
Mock Interviews - Feedback in a Real World Environment
Mock Interviews is a vital part of our program. For eight weeks, students learn professional and technical skills, which equip them for success during their senior-year internships
2016 Year in Review
2016 Houston Year in Review: Class off 2016 students – Class of 2017 students – 100% applied to college 992: student applications from 25 partner high schools 100% applied for scholarships 273: students started training 100% accepted to college 185 students to be placed Almost $3 Million in Scholarship Dollars won! Female: 53% Male: 47 ...
Genesys Works Among Three Nonprofits to Win ‘Chicago Beyond’s’ Innovation Challenge
Genesys Works to Receive $800,000 Investment for Research Partnership to Impact Chicago’s Young People CHICAGO – Genesys Works Chicago is thrilled to announce that it is one of three winners in Chicago Beyond’s first-ever innovation challenge, GO Innovate. Launched in April, Chicago Beyond’s GO Innovate challenge sought early-stage ideas that offer innovative programming in ...
Genesys Works Selected as Grant Recipient of 2016 Youth Opportunity Fund to Connect Low-Income Youth in Chicago to Career Opportunities
The $250,000 grant, made possible by the Citi Foundation and America’s Promise Alliance, supports innovative programs that prepare low-income youth for future success Chicago (August 5, 2016) – The Citi Foundation and America’s Promise Alliance announced thatGenesys Works Chicago has been awarded a grant from the 2016 Youth Opportunity Fund, an initiative that supports program ...