Stories of Service


How Opportunity Corps Gave a Veteran a Chance to Serve in a New Way

Will Opportunity Corps

Willi “Will” Lucker is an AmeriCorps member and Second Lieutenant in the Minnesota Army National Guard. As an AmeriCorps member in Minnesota Opportunity Corps, Will served to support economically-disadvantaged adults in accessing resources and build the skills needed to navigate employment and/or the education needed to achieve economic stability. He was based at CAPI, an organization dedicated to building vibrant communities and helping Minnesota’s newest immigrants and refugees.

Want to learn more about Will’s story? Watch this video, which was created by Deborah Honore, ServeMinnesota Video Storyteller and Editor:

Will Lucker, AmeriCorps member in Minnesota Opportunity Corps

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