Sparking Sustainable Futures

2019

ANNUAL IMPACT REPORT

GENESYS WORKS Chicago

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Kim Day

Executive Director, Joined in February 2020
"Taking the helm of an organization as impactful as Genesys Works is an opportunity that is both inspiring and motivating. Just as we ask our students to step forward and step up, I am excited to partner with schools, companies, and our community to create even more opportunities for Chicago youth.”

Our MISSION

Genesys Works provides pathways to career success for high school students in underserved communities through skills training, meaningful work experiences, and impactful relationships.

Our IMPACT

2019 Results
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Total students served

$ 0 M

Total student earnings

0 %

College enrollment rate

WHO WE SERVE
0 %

First-generation college students

0 %

Qualify for free or reduced lunch

0 %

Students of color

NATIONAL IMPACT
$ 0 K

-

0 K

Median earnings of employed alumni

0 %

Earn more than both parents combined

0 %

Earn the same or more than at least one parent

0 x

Social Return on Investment

Kiara Vega, intern at CME Group

A Network of Impact
"Genesys Works has given me the proper IT and professional training to handle all situations thrown at me, whether at work or in my everyday life."

Tom Hulsebosch, West Monroe Partners

Building the Next Generation of Leaders
"Genesys Works gave us the ability to build the next generation of leaders with high school interns from Chicago Public Schools, which we would not have been able to accomplish on our own."

Jessica Prieto, student at University of Illinois at Chicago

Offering Guidance and Paying It Forward
"As a high school student, Genesys Works provided powerful guidance for college. As a college student and intern, Genesys Works provided a safety net and opportunity for my future."

Erin Estrada, Intrinsic Schools

Championing Real World Skills In and Out of the Classroom
"Genesys Works interns have witnessed firsthand the importance of confidence and preparation, something that we can only allude to while they’re in school. This professional maturity truly sets them apart from their peers."

Anatoliy “Tony” Kovinkov

Funding Impact and Opportunity
"Genesys Works understands what it means to be a true partner. The doors are open for collaboration and creativity. There has not been a single initiative in which Genesys Works and PurePoint have not found a creative way to execute."

Thank You Supporters

Genesys Works is able to make a difference in the lives of Chicago-area students because of the financial contributions made by our generous donors. For these gifts, we are most grateful.

$75,000 +

Salesforce

$50,000 +

Accenture
Chicago Blackhawks

$25,000 +

CME Group Foundation
Kirkland & Ellis LLP
Motorola Solutions Foundation

$10,000 +

Abbey Family Foundation
Burwood Group
Chicago White Sox
CIBC
Citi Foundation
Carter W. Emerson
Finnegan Family Foundation
Tom Nolan
Prime TSR
PurePoint Financial
TransUnion

$5,000 +

Aptitive
Business IT Source (BITS)
Cory Cancila
CDW
Cisco Chicago
CME Group
DTI
Scott Garrett
Gartner
Kelly Geary
Kevin Gratkowski
Adam Hecktman
Lantern Partners
Lawyers Lend-A-Hand to Youth
Manish Patel
Eric Patton
The Boeing Company
Theron Technology Solutions
WEC Energy Group
West Monroe Partners
York Solutions

$2,500 +

After School Matters
Josh Davidson
Leopardo Construction Inc
McMaster-Carr Supply Company
Microsoft Corporation
Dan Nottke
Kenneth and Nicole Shogren
Matthew Steinmetz

$1,000 +

AIT Worldwide Logistics
Attorney’s Liability Assurance Society (ALAS)
Kathy Heiser
Tom Knight and Alicia Sams
Donald Laackman
Ryan and Kelly Libel
Merrill Smith
Susan Stelter
TravelStyled Inc.

$500

John Batcha
Brian Brammeier
Jonathan Caforio
Gloria Cox
Gino DiGregorio
Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) – Chicago Chapter
Blake Harrison
Darryl Henry
Carrie Lonze
Bill Loumpouridis
Paul Maranville
Nathan Ulery
Karen Nicosia
Elizabeth Rafferty
Betty Sams
Kimberley Smith
Sofbang LLC
Derek Steelberg

$250+

Ty Beckmann
Kathy Bennett
Ola Bolton
Emily Brown
Patti Burroughs
Michael Chiappetta
Kathy Cohen
Matt Cvengros
Robert Dignan
Luke Elder
Timothy Freund
MaryAnn Gibney
Brian Gilbert
Daniel Hartman
Todd Hollowell
Mohit Jain
Peter Karahalios
Kate and Chris Kiriakou
Herbert Knight
Sharon Knight
Anatoliy Kovinkov
Meghan MacFadden
Malone the Workforce Resource
Ramon Moran
James Morgan
Rush Medical Center
Seshadri Sundaram
W. W. Grainger

$100+

Moji Akinde
Bridgette Barry
Kristyn Behrends
Olus Boratav
Sara Bour
Nathan Brown
Lauren Cano-Granada
Sean Dillane
Warren Family
Peter Fox
Samantha Galainena
Jeff Hesse
Gail Hindle
Jill Kasza
Fritz Kieckhefer
Kim Kourelis
Teresa Lindh
Mohammad Mahmoud
Cameron Marshall
Sean McClelland
Brian McCumber
Mudessir Mohammed
Matthew Muench
Stephanie Palzkill
Paul Peterson
Craig Ripley
Devorah Segal
Mary Sherman
Jennifer Stratman
Paul Sznewajs 
Erika Tarango and Mike Stergos
Michelle Wedster
Craig Wheatley
Hannah Wheeler

Special Thanks to

Apple
Columbia College Chicago Online
Microsoft
The Thierer Family Foundation

Leadership Society member

Alumni

2019 Corporate Partners

The collaboration between Genesys Works and our corporate partners is at the heart of our success. We want to thank the following companies for providing life-changing work opportunities to our young professionals.

2019 financial report

CHICAGO 2019 FINANCIALS FOR ANNUAL REPORT 2019
INCOME
Earned Income 3,228,815
Contributed Income 748,042
TOTAL INCOME 3,976,857
EXPENSES
Student Wages 1,706,361
Other Program Expenses 1,788,525
General & Administrative 328,079
Fundraising 270,123
TOTAL EXPENSES 4,093,088
Net Unrestricted Income -116,231
CHICAGO 2019 Financials for annual report 2019
ASSETS
Cash and Cash Equivalents 193,579
Accounts Receivable 408,976
Other Current Assets 85,073
Property & Equipment (Net) 47,301
TOTAL ASSETS 734,929
LIABILITIES
Accounts Payable 14,314
Other Liabilities 345,215
TOTAL LIABILITIES 359,529
Unrestricted Net Assets 350,400
Temporarily Restricted Net Assets 25,000
TOTAL NET ASSETS 375,400
TOTAL LIABILITIES and NET ASSETS 734,929