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Why support Marcfirst?

Marcfirst plays a unique role in our community, one that is not duplicated by another organization and is vital to the quality of life of those with developmental disabilities. A gift today to Marcfirst gives you the power to give opportunities to those who are limited in their abilities, but want to the chance to succeed. 100% of your tax-deductible contribution remains here in McLean County to provide help and support for more than 700 local children and adults.

Click here for ideas on the many ways you can make a difference in the life of someone with developmental disabilities.


At Marcfirst volunteers fill many roles and are an important part of our success - join with others today to give your time and talent to more than 700 children and adults with developmental disabilities.

Marcfirst welcomes individuals and groups to volunteer for specific programs or to help with a special project these include:

  • Help with outings and community services projects for individuals or families
  • Assist in our Friendsfirst program - a community based recreational program
  • Perform clerical or administrative support tasks
  • Help with Marcfirst special events by volunteering to help on the day, or to help with a planning committee
  • Provide people power for landscaping and improvement projects at our residential homes

Marcfirst staff often speaks or give presentations at community based service clubs, youth groups and college classes.

Are you ready to volunteer?

     You may apply online

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   or download an application.

Helping your community . . .
100% of your donation stays right here in McLean County.