Economic Development Corps is a AmeriCorps National Service Program committed to fighting poverty and helping individuals achieve economic self-sufficiency through financial education and training. EDC members serve in no-profit and educational institutions across Buffalo, NY acting as financial coaches to decrease the number of economically disadvantaged individuals with a special focus on Opportunity Youth. EDC members will conduct one on one financial training, assist in acquiring public benefits, job skill training, and support family needs through intervention programs.
Childcare assistance if eligible, Education award upon successful completion of service, Health coverage, Living allowance, Non-competitive eligibility (federal jobs), Stipend, Student loan forbearance, Training
High School Graduate
Subject to criminal background check