FAQs

What is Kinexus Group?


Kinexus Group is a family of organizations that are committed to inspiring positive economic change one person, one business, one community at a time. Our nonprofit pinpoints challenges and issues that keep our state from thriving, and addresses gaps in workforce, community and business development.




How is Kinexus Group funded?


As of 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, we attract public and private sector funding sources to provide solutions for a wide array of business, workforce, and community challenges. Individual donations, grants, fee-for-service projects, social enterprises, and legislatively directed funding are among the ways in which we fund our work.




What's your relationship with Michigan Works!


Kinexus Group has a family of organizations and Michigan Works! Berrien, Cass, Van Buren is one of our subsidiaries that serves the Southwest Michigan area.




What accomplishments has your organization achieved?


Last year Kinexus Group, through its family of organizations, served over 1,675 employers across the state. In addition, the organization served 3,177 at-risk-youth in 41 cities across Michigan, helped 687 students obtain their high school diploma or GED, trained 2,298 people in industries that grow our economy, and also filled 3,035 positions for 415 southwest Michigan employers.