University of Illinois Extension serving Clay, Effingham, Fayette and Jasper Counties
Main Office (Effingham County)
1209 Wenthe Drive
Effingham, IL 62401
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 4:30 pm
Branch Office (Clay County)
223 W Railroad St
Flora, IL 62839
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 8:00am - 4:30pm
Branch Office (Fayette County)
118 N. Sixth Street
Vandalia, IL 62471
Hours: Wednesday-Friday, 8:00am - 4:30pm
Branch Office (Jasper County)
Newton, IL 62448
Hours: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 9:00am - 4:00pm
University of Illinois Extension provides practical, research-based information and programs to help individuals, families, farms, businesses and communities in Illinois. Its mission, in short, is to help the citizens of Illinois put knowledge to work. The contribution of volunteers is essential to the achievement of this mission.
Hundreds of volunteers contribute their time and talents to the Extension programs in Clay, Effingham, Fayette and Jasper counties. Learn how you can help others with the knowledge and experiences gained from Extension education.
Volunteer opportunities with our office include:
Anyone wishing more information concerning volunteer opportunities with Extension should contact their local Extension office.
All volunteers working with youth are screened prior to undertaking assignments.