AmeriCorps, MI Employment


James Madaski
AmeriCorps Program Manager

Economic Opportunity
Coaching Program

AmeriCorps members serving in the Economic Opportunity Coaching Program provide individualized coaching to Peckham clients and eligible community members from Ingham, Eaton, Clinton and Calhoun counties.

Members coach people with disabilities, refugees, and low-income individuals in the areas of financial literacy, adult education, employability skill development, and tax preparation in an effort to help them achieve and maintain economic stability.

There are 17 AmeriCorps slots available with the Economic Opportunity Coaching Program; 6 full-time, 5 half-time, and 6 quarter-time members. The Economic Opportunity Coaching Program began in 2013 and is funded through the Corporation for National and Community Service.

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AmeriCorps is a national service program that promotes and addresses critical needs in communities.

AmeriCorps is grant-funded and awarded to non-profits, school districts, community/public agencies and faith-based groups.  AmeriCorps members, commit to a year of service in the communities where they live and work.

AmeriCorps Economic Opportunity Coaching Program is a local program that provides direct service to clients of Peckham, Inc. in the areas of financial literacy and employability skills coaching.

Members are placed in focus areas; such as Adult Education, Youth Services, Financial Literacy, Income Tax Preparation, and World of Work or Employability Skills (PATH Program).

AmeriCorps Jobs

  • Interested in becoming a member? Apply here!
  • Interested in becoming a Tax Prep AmeriCorps member? Apply here!
  • For more information regarding AmeriCorps positions, please contact James Madaski.

Peckham, Inc.

Main Offices
3510 Capital City Blvd.

Lansing, Michigan 48906