Be the best in the world and the best for the world.

"The one truth that I keep coming back to is that having a positive impact on others will continue to make my life and work meaningful as well as successful." - Amy Liao, President, GENEWIZ A Brooks Life Sciences Company


That vision for the future begins with us.

GENEWIZ is proud to be an active member of our local communities and a provider of quality services that enable our customers to advance scientific discoveries. We hope to leave the world that we operate in a better place than it was.

Throughout the year, GENEWIZ actively participates in community events and gives to organizations that make a positive impact throughout the world.


2019 Highlights

April 2019 – Earth Day

In celebration of Earth Day, we challenged ourselves to ditch plastic water bottles and replace them with re-usable, BPA-free water bottles. We encouraged our team members to think of other ways to be greener for the environment. GENEWIZ continues to work on ways to help reduce our carbon footprint.

April 2019 – Take Our Daughters & Sons to Work Day

This April, GENEWIZ took part in “Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day” to help give children a glimpse into the working world. Employees in various departments volunteered to provide children with some insight into the type of work performed GENEWIZ. With discussions and hands-on activities, the children were able to grow their knowledge of the professional world.

July 2019 – Interns Volunteered at Ronald McDonald House Charities in New Brunswick

On July 12th and 19th, our interns spent the afternoon taking care of various tasks around the House, gardening, cleaning & sanitizing, cooking, and helped the staff make the experience of these families a little more comfortable.

August 2019 – “Stuff the Bus” School Supply Drive

As part of our commitment to be greener for the environment, we challenged ourselves to ditch plastic bags for reusable ones in celebration of Earth Day. We encouraged our team members to think of other ways to be greener for the environment. As GENEWIZ aims to be the best for the world, we strive to reduce our carbon footprint one step at a time.

September 2019 – Volunteer Days

This September, GENEWIZ employees around the country collaborated with different charities in the spirit of giving back. During our dedicated volunteer days, many organizations local to GENEWIZ locations partnered with us to bring change in our communities.

Here are some of our partners in giving back:
Boston: American Red Cross Food Bank
Maryland: Frederick Rescue Mission – Bread of Life Kitchen (Lunch Preparation)
New Jersey: Franklin Food Bank
RTP: Western Wake Crisis Ministry (Food Pantry)
Seattle: YouthCare - Organization that provides housing and food for homeless teens
San Diego: Wounded Warrior Project Carry Forward 5K Walk/Run




2018 Highlights

Spirit of Caring Award 2018

GENEWIZ was awarded the “2018 Spirit of Caring Award” from United Way of Greater Union County (NJ). Thanks to efforts like the “Stuff the Bus” school supplies drive and “Season of Caring” holiday gift giving program, GENEWIZ was presented the award for showing leadership, dedication, and accomplishments to help create a better and stronger community.

"Stuff the Bus" School Supply Drive

This past August, GENEWIZ employees donated school supplies and volunteered to fill backpacks for children going back to school. The campaign, organized by United Way of Greater Union County (NJ), gave 500 children the tools they need to succeed this school year!

Food Drive

At GENEWIZ, we know that making a positive global impact starts at the local level. We held a food drive to benefit the South Plainfield Food Pantry and encouraged GENEWIZ employees to donate non-perishable food. Employees enthusiastically donated a wide variety of food to help feed families dealing with food insecurity.

Earth Day

As part of our commitment to be greener for the environment, we challenged ourselves to ditch plastic bags for reusable ones in celebration of Earth Day. We encouraged our team members to think of other ways to be greener for the environment. As GENEWIZ aims to be the best for the world, we strive to reduce our carbon footprint one step at a time.

Spirit of Caring Award 2018

GENEWIZ was awarded the “2018 Spirit of Caring Award” from United Way of Greater Union County (NJ). Thanks to efforts like the “Stuff the Bus” school supplies drive and “Season of Caring” holiday gift giving program, GENEWIZ was presented the award for showing leadership, dedication, and accomplishments to help create a better and stronger community.

Trick-or-Suite

In late October, GENEWIZ teamed up with Embassy Suites for their annual “Trick-or-Suite” event. The hotel closed off two floors to make room for GENEWIZ and other local companies to decorate suites and turn them into magical places for children with disabilities to safely trick-or-treat. GENEWIZ team members created five themed rooms, including Monsters Inc., outer space, and Harry Potter, giving the kids an exciting Halloween experience!

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Bake Sale

This November, GENEWIZ raised funds and awareness for leukemia & lymphoma patients in the sweetest way possible: a bake sale! Employees contributed a variety of treats to make this event possible, and many more opted to donate money to show their support. All proceeds went towards the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society to help in their fight against blood cancer.

Season of Caring

In December, GENEWIZ teamed up with United Way of Greater Union County for its “Season of Caring” initiative. Our team worked together to grant the holiday wishes of families in need to make their holidays a little brighter with a variety of gifts.