Bay Area News

Genesys Works Dreams Big at Dreamforce 2018

Genesys Works participated in Dreamforce, the annual user conference from Salesforce in San Francisco, CA. Dreamforce consists of four days (September 25-28, 2018) of transforming organizations, shaping careers, giving back, having a ball, and connecting with a community of fellow Trailblazers — all at the largest nonprofit technology conference in the world.


Genesys Works Featured on WNYM-AM 970’s The Business of Giving

Genesys Works Founder and CEO Rafael Alvarez recently sat down with Denver Frederick of WNYM-AM 970’s The Business of Giving to discuss how the Genesys Works model is impacting underserved high school students across the nation through meaningful work experiences. Listen to the full episode below (25:43). …







Genesys Works Houston Announces Appointment of New Members to Board of Directors

Three local corporate leaders join Houston chapter of National Non-Profit Organization Houston (May 31, 2018) – Genesys Works Houston welcomes three corporate leaders to its Board of Directors. The addition of these new members comes at a pivotal time with the recent launch of the organization’s five-year strategic growth plan, which will triple the number of student …


Important Update From Genesys Works Houston

Dear friends, I am excited to share an important transition that is happening at Genesys Works Houston. After a career spanning nearly 40 years, the last 5 as Executive Director of Genesys Works Houston, I have made the decision to retire at the end of this year. I will miss contributing daily to Genesys Works’ mission, but look forward to focusing more on public and non-prof …


Genesys Works Receives $50,000 Grant from Travelers Foundation

Grants from the Travelers Foundation total nearly $500,000 in 10 years HOUSTON, Texas, April 2018 – Genesys Works, a workforce development program serving youth across the country, has received a $50,000 grant from the Travelers Foundation, the charitable arm of Travelers. This grant brings their total giving to $460,000 over the past 10 years. This grant from the Travelers …