Who we are

Founded in 2001 METEC is a non-profit 501c(3) organization that was established to provide economic opportunities for families that live in Peoria, specifically those earning low-to moderate wages. We believe the road to improving ones economic well being, starts with financial literacy. Financial education is the core of every program METEC offers. METEC is a HUD-approved housing counseling supplier with expertise in homeownership and downpayment program administration. Our programs now serve more than seven counties including Peoria, Knox, Tazewell, Stark, Woodford, Mason, and Fulton.

Mission

Empowering families and individuals to improve their financial well-being through housing counseling, credit counseling, financial education, and employment preparation.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Employment Preparation Certification program

Coming Soon

Community Outreach

Self Sufficiency

METEC’s self sufficiency programs works to help families and individuals become financial independent by getting jobs and saving money. self sufficiency program offers:

  • Savings program
  • Credit and Budget Counseling
  • Annual Job Fair
  • Annual financial workshops
  • Job Career Training