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Extension and Community Association (ECA) – Union County

The Extension and Community Association (ECA) is a volunteer organization. For more than 100 years, through hundreds of community projects and thousands of volunteer hours, the Extension and Community Association has worked to strengthen families and improve the quality of life within the community. ECA is a statewide organization supported by North Carolina Cooperative Extension.

In Union County, the Extension and Community Association is made up of two community clubs with a total membership in 2017 of 34 volunteers. Each club meets monthly for educational programs, community service, and fellowship.

Union County ECA Community Clubs:

  • Farmers Market Club
  • Western Union Park Club

Extension Agent, Marcus McFarland, is the liaison agent for the Extension and Community Association in Union County. For more information about ECA or to join one of the community clubs, please contact Marcus at 704-283-3830.

North Carolina Extension and Community Association Website

www.ces.ncsu.edu/depts/fcs/NCECA/NCECA.html