Value-Added Sustainable Development Center

  • Sean Park, Program Manager
  • Illinois Institute for Rural Affairs (IIRA)
  • Institute for Rural Affairs, Western Illinois University 1 University Circle
  • Macomb, IL 61455-1390
  • Phone: (217)248-0079
  • Fax: 309-298-2142
  • TDD:
  • Email:
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Purpose of the Program

VASDC promotes community economic development and environmental sustainability by providing a range of research and outreach services. Particular emphasis include value-added agriculture, renewable energy, cooperative development, and local food systems

Types of Assistance

Technical Assistance

Year Program was established