Jefferson Franklin Community Action Corporation

JFCAC is part of a nationwide network of Community Action Agencies 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 crisis of poverty. 

2 Merchants Drive
Hillsboro, MO 63050 United States


Back to Play

Back to Play is a nonprofit indoor playroom and family support center located in Jefferson County, MO

200 S Main St
De Soto, MO 63020 United States

M-F 9-3, Sat 9-2


Say Something Foundation

Our mission and vision is to raise awareness for those who are in the struggle, in addition to providing resources for those who need the help and/or want to help.

De Soto Railroad Employees’ Memorial

The railroad has played an integral part in the De Soto, Missouri, community since 1857. Our community is unique in that it has provided a home for the St. Louis Iron Mountain and Southern, the Missouri Pacific, and the Union Pacific railroads. Consequently, the members of the De Soto Railroad Employees’ Memorial, Inc., recognizing the importance of the railroad in the development of our community, have created a lasting monument dedicated to railroad employees—past, present and future.

De Soto

P.O. Box 146
De Soto, MO 63020 United States


De Soto’s Green Team

This group began in 1986 when several interested citizens of De Soto met for the purpose of establishing a permanent organization that would focus attention on the beautification of De Soto. De Soto’s Green Team relies on donations from individuals and businesses. You may contribute by making a check payable to: De Soto’s Green Team – PO Box 504 De Soto, MO 63020

1. To encourage public awareness and action on city beautification and cleanliness. 2. To organize and publicize various projects and campaigns. 3. To provide leadership in formulating long-range beautification goals. 4. To provide a voice for environmental concerns.

Meets the 3rd Wednesday at 6pm at City Hall – ALL ARE WELCOME.

Masonic Lodge 119

Freemasonry is a brotherhood of men committed to lives of honor, integrity, and character. The men of Freemasonry are on a journey of self discovery. For hundreds of years, Freemasons, with deep brotherly support, have worked to become the best version of themselves while working to better their communities and our world. Dinner and Lodge meeting, 2nd & 4th Thursday of the month, 6pm. Have dinner with us, if you have questions.


221 Boyd St.
De Soto, MO 63020 United States

2nd/4th thurs of each month

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.


5217 Hwy B
Hillsboro, MO 63050 United States


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.


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

M-F 8-4