Pupose Of Genesis in Milwaukee, Inc.

The MISSION of Genesis in Milwaukee, Inc. is to facilitate successful integration of citizens returning to communities from correctional facilities, thereby increasing public safety and decreasing recidivism and improving the quality of life for all Milwaukee residents.

Founded in 2009, by Arn Quakkelaar, Genesis in Milwaukee is a non-profit organization whose focus is to reduce recidivism, increase public safety and restore individuals returning to Milwaukee from prison to self-sustaining, productive citizens. Genesis offers comprehensive transitional services to returning citizens in the areas of employment training and placement, education, housing, financial literacy and family relationships. Each Genesis participant is paired with a trained mentor who serves as a life coach who listens to their needs and pairs them with services to meet their needs.

Areas Of Working

• Trained Mentors & Life Coaches
• Needs Assessment & Transition Planning
• Employment Training & Placement
• Housing Resources
• Parenthood Classes & Family Services
• Life Skills & Financial Literacy


Genesis is Holding on! What about you?

Testimony from the
House of Corrections

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