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Genesee County Youth Career Academy

Peckham, Inc.

  • Program Flint Area
  • Program Area Revitalizing the Education Continuum
  • Grant Amount $80,000
  • Grant Period October 1, 2022–September 30, 2023
  • Location Lansing, MI, United States
  • Geographic Focus Flint, Genesee

About this grant

This grant will provide continued support to Peckham, Inc. for its Genesee County Youth Career Academy. The grantee’s programs help to reduce recidivism, improve social functioning, increase job skills training and provide mentoring for at-risk, court-involved youth ages 15-18. The grant will also support the grantee in expanding to serve middle school students ages 10-14 as part of Peckham’s Junior Youth Academy in partnership with the Genesee County 7th Judicial Circuit Court and Mt. Morris Consolidated Schools.