Impact

Think IT Scholarship Spotlight: Latifa Said

York Solutions, in partnership with Genesys Works Twin Cities, the Think IT Association, and Wallin Education Partners, is excited to announce the 2019 Think IT Scholarship winners: Brandon Ngo, Latifa Said, Omar Ceesay, and Yingyi Zhou. Each of these students has a story worth telling. So, we decided to sit down with each of these esteemed winners to hear – in their own words – how they got to where they are today and where they hope to go next.

Think IT Scholarship Spotlight: Brandon Ngo

York Solutions, in partnership with Genesys Works Twin Cities, the Think IT Association, and Wallin Education Partners, is excited to announce the 2019 Think IT Scholarship winners: Brandon Ngo, Latifa Said, Omar Ceesay, and Yingyi Zhou. Each of these students has a story worth telling. So, we decided to sit down with each of these esteemed winners to hear – in their own words – how they got to where they are today and where they hope to go next.

We Can Break the Cycle of Poverty: Cross-Sector Partnerships to Help Match Supply with Demand

It seems every time I read or listen to the news, I see another story about our country’s low unemployment and strong economy. But I also hear people talking about the widening skills gap.

Harder+Company Community Research Releases Findings Validating Genesys Works’ Impact

An independent, five-year, longitudinal study measuring Genesys Works’ impact on youth found that students completing the high school internship program were more likely to enroll and persist in college. Genesys Works Bay Area partnered with Harder+Company Community Research, a nationally recognized independent research firm, in 2013 to conduct an evaluation of the youth work-based learning program.

2018 NCR Highlights & Achievements

Genesys Works in the National Capital Region had a successful 2018! As we reflect, we feel proud of the work our students, partners, and staff have done to impact the Washington metropolitan region community.

Building Pathways to Employment and Economic Self-Sufficiency – Our 2017 Alumni Survey Report

Read the results of Genesys Works’ third annual alumni survey.

College Match & Fit

Houston – In addition to matching interns with meaningful internship experiences, Genesys Works also provides students with guidance and counseling on appropriate college and career pathways. Students are able to identify college matches based on location, academics, culture, and financial aid. For Marcelo Davila, who wasn’t sure he would go to college at all, Genesys Works ha …

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

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.

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! …