Welcome To Western Economic Development Organization

WEDO serves 15 Counties in Western North Carolina.

Our Mission Statement: To promote economic growth and development within low income communities through means of interest free loans, grants in aid, technical assistance, training, marketing and economic assistance.

WEDO has been involved in various general economic development projects that have been profitable to the low income in the area. Examples: raising red worms; picking up night crawlers for immediate sale; small cut and sew operations; Christmas tree production; community gardens; and sub contract work for vocational rehabilitation centers.

WEDO is a Proud Member of the:

NC Community Action AssociationNC Center for Nonprofits Southeastern Association of Community Action AgenciesCommunity Action Partnerships

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