The Economic Development Corporation of Jefferson County

The Economic Development Corporation of Jefferson County (EDC) is the lead professional business assistance organization in Jefferson County, Missouri.  The EDC is a not-for-profit, public corporation providing a full range of services to help meet growing business’ needs in the County.  The EDC serves as the umbrella agency for the Industrial Development Authority of Jefferson County (IDA), which issues Industrial Revenue Bonds for the County and is the contracted administrator for the Jefferson County Entitlement Programs (CDBG).

We maintain a storehouse of information designed to help your business grow and expand.  The EDC and its professional staff coordinate with County and local officials, business leaders, bankers and an extended network of economic resources to meet the needs of its clients.

For its residents, Jefferson County and its numerous municipalities offer ample opportunities to live, work and play in one of the fastest growing Counties in the Greater St. Louis Metropolitan Region.  Conveniently located just a short 20 minutes south of St. Louis, Jefferson County offers endless entertainment and recreational opportunities both within or adjacent to the County.  Some of these activities include world class theaters; various recreational opportunities include biking, hiking, or numerous nature trails. Visit museums, attend a variety of professional and semi-professional sporting events, explore historical sites, or spend a day at a major amusement park. The possibilities are limitless.

EDC

5217 Hwy B
Hillsboro, MO 63050 United States

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Jefferson County Community Partnership

Jefferson County Community Partnership (JCCP) was formed in 1994 with the purpose of creating partnerships between civic organizations, churches, businesses and government agencies and is one of 20 community partnerships in Missouri.

This unique partnership between community stakeholders, business leaders and state government was born out of concern to help improve the lives of Missouri’s children and families and focus on six core results areas as the focus.

  1. Parents Working,
  2. Children Safe,
  3. Children Ready to Enter School,
  4. Children & Families Healthy,
  5. Children & Youth Succeeding in School
  6. Youth Ready to Enter the Work Force.

jccp

3875 Plass Rd, Bldg A
Festus, MO 63028 United States

M-F 8-4

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Jefferson Franklin Community Action Corporation

Jefferson Franklin Community Action Corporation (JFCAC) was established in 1965 under the Economic Opportunity Act of 1964. We are a not-for-profit agency working to improve our communities by creating strong partnerships with those willing to help us address the causes and conditions of poverty in both Jefferson and Franklin Counties.

JFCAC is one of 19 Community Action Agencies in the state of Missouri and one of approximately 1000 Community Action Agencies in the United States. Community Action Agencies are committed to the war on poverty through innovative programs adapted to address our communities’ specific needs. JFCAC offers a wide variety of programs designed to empower families and improve the quality of life for those living in the crises of poverty.

jfcac

#2 Merchant Street
Hillsboro, MO 63050 United States

M-F 7:30am-5pm

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Rotary Club of De Soto

Mission
To Better Our Community through service and respect.

ST Andrews

1004 Rock Rd
De Soto, MO 63020 United States

Noon on Tuesdays

Amvets Post #48

Amvets Post #48 is a Veteran Organization Serving Veterans and local youth and the Community.

AMVETS (American Veterans) is the nation’s most inclusive Congressionally-chartered veterans service organization, representing the interests of 20 million veterans. AMVETS is open to and fighting for all who honorably served in the United States military, including the Reserve and Guard. With more than 250,000 members nationwide, we are veterans serving veterans.

AMVETS Mission Statement: To enhance and safeguard the entitlements for all American Veterans who have served honorably and to improve the quality of life for them, their families, and the communities where they live through leadership, advocacy and services.

Amvets

1075 Amvets Dr
De Soto, MO 63020 United States

10am-12:30am

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Sunnyhill Independence Center

Sunnyhill provides tailored residential support to individuals with developmental disabilities in a variety of different settings. Our residential services range from support a few hours a week to 24 hours a day.

Sunnyhill is a not-for-profit organization established in 1978 that provides residential support, recreation and educational opportunities for individuals with developmental and other disabilities throughout the Greater St. Louis Area and surrounding counties. Residential services are community based and promote an individual’s dreams and independence. Accessible recreation opportunities are available at our 65 acre adventure camp in Jefferson County or through our On the Road Adventures program.

Our Mission Sunnyhill, Inc. provides tailored residential, recreational and educational opportunities for children and adults with developmental disabilities. In partnership with community and natural supports, Sunnyhill empowers individuals to become productive citizens and achieve their individual dreams.

De Soto

3343 Armbruster Rd
De Soto, MO 63020 United States

24/7

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