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EBCI Cooperative Extension

 

Contact: Chumper Walker, Director

Address: 876 Acquoni Road
Cherokee, NC 28719

Phone Number: 828-359-6939

Fax Number: 828-497-6811

Email Address: chumper_walker@ncsu.edu

Website Address: http://ebci.ces.ncsu.edu

Office Hours: 7:45a.m. - 4:30p.m. M - F

Location: From downtown Sylva, take Hwy 74 towards Cherokee/Murphy. Take exit 74 (Cherokee exit) onto Hwy 441. In ~3.5 miles take a right onto Casino Trail. At the t-intersection, turn left Hwy 19. Just before the Oconaluftee River, turn right onto Acquoni Road.

Agency Description: The agency is an educational organization supported by the federal, state and local governments. The mission of the agency is to put research-based knowledge to work for economic prosperity, environmental stewardship, and an improved quality of life. It is committed to sustaining agriculture and forestry, protecting the environment, maintaining viable communities, developing responsible youth, and developing strong, healthy and safe families.

Training: Provided by agency.

Time Commitment: Varies.

Skills, Experience, and Special Requirements: An interest in people of diverse cultures.

Volunteer Involvement: Volunteers can assist with seminars, workshops, computer programs, newsletter publications, field days, camps, and various youth activities.

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