Cherokee Reservation Cooperative Extension

Contact: Kathy Dugan, Director

Mailing Address: PO Box 456
Cherokee, NC 28719

Phone Number: 828-554-6931

Fax Number: 828-497-6811

Email Address:

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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); and you will be on Hwy 441. Go through 3 red lights and take a right onto Hwy 19. Take the second left onto Sequoya Road; take the first left at Drowning Bear onto Blythe Hill Street. The office is the first house on the right.

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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