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Director
T. Michael Likins

Phone Numbers
(804) 751-4401
(804) 751-0515 (FAX)


Hours 
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Mailing address 
Chesterfield County Cooperative Extension
P. O. Box 146
Chesterfield, VA 23832

Street Address 
Chesterfield County Cooperative Extension
6807 Mimms Loop
Chesterfield, VA 23832
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Cooperative Extension
Volunteer with Extension

Extension volunteer opportunities help individuals connect with others to expand their knowledge and make a difference in the local community by educating the public.

4H National Volunteer Week 

4-H Volunteer -  Volunteer with us!

  • Are you interested in leading a club?  
  • Do you have a special talent that you would like to share with youths?  
  • Do you have a passion for getting youths involved in their communities?  
  • If you answered yes to any of these questions, then 4-H needs you! 

We are actively seeking volunteers to help the youth of Chesterfield County grow into confident leaders.

To learn more about how to become a volunteer:

Please contact Bethany Eigel or 804-751-4401

 

Plant Exchange
 

Master Gardener Volunteer

Training includes:

All aspects of horticulture, including

  • lawn care
  • trees and shrubs
  • vegetable gardening
  • pest management

 Learn more about Chesterfield County’s Master Gardener Program and volunteer opportunities.  

 

Master Food Volunteer 

Master Food Volunteer

Training includes:

  • Basic Nutrition and Meal Planning
  • Cooking Techniques and Food Safety
  • Exercise and healthy lifestyles

Opportunities for services:

  • Food Demonstrations & displays at health fairs, farmer’s markets and schools
  • Grocery store tours
  • Newspaper or newsletter articles on healthy eating, physical activity, and food preparation

To learn more contact Ann Vargo, Nutrition Outreach Instructor  

 

Extension Leadership Council

If you are looking for a minimal volunteer commitment and want to make an impact in your community, then we are for you! Members are expected to

  • attend quarterly meetings.
  • help out with Extension Programs.
  • be a voice and advocate for Extension.
  • promote Extension programs in the community.

The Extension Leadership Council exists to develop and implement a program plan that will direct resources toward the resolution of identified issues and concerns.

Interested in getting involved?

Contact 804-751-4401 for more information.

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