AmeriCorps Program


Recruitment for fall 2020 coming soon!

CEDAM is looking for community-minded, enthusiastic individuals to join our AmeriCorps programs! CEDAM’s AmeriCorps members work to alleviate poverty and increase financial stability in their communities. During their year of service, they receive in-depth CED field training and access to our statewide network of professionals.

AmeriCorps State Member Benefits:

  • $13,992 (full time) or $6996 (part time) living allowance
  • $6,095/$3047.50 education award upon successful completion of service
  • Federal student loan forbearance
  • Health care benefits (member only)
  • Child care benefits
  • Extensive training opportunities including professional development training, community economic development 101 webinar series, in-person quarterly trainings and AmeriCorps conferences and sector

All AmeriCorps members must:

  • Be a U.S. citizen, national or legal permanent U.S. resident
  • Be at least 18 years of age (there is no upper age limit!)
  • Have a willingness to serve full time for a year
  • Possess an education or life-skills that will help you be successful in your placement and
  • Have a passion for giving back!