Marcfirst’s mission is to connect families and people with developmental disabilities to their community through a lifetime of meaningful supports. Marcfirst envisions a community that encourages and accepts all people.

  • For over 60 years Marcfirst has supported families and individuals with developmental disabilities in McLean County by providing opportunities that encourage self-advocacy, personal growth and development.
  • Marcfirst provides innovative programming based on community and individual needs
  • Marcfirst welcomes collaboration and community partnerships to encourage diversity and increase awareness by providing educational resources

Current News

  • Marcfirst breaks ground for new duplex . . . Pantagraph article>
  • Comptroller Leslie Geissler Munger and State Senator Bill Brady visit more>
  • Marc Making program for artists with disabilities highlighted . . . Pantagraph article>
  • Grant from Bridgestone helps Marcfirst build new computer lab . . . Pantagraph article>
  • Hear Kirsten's inspiring story and how Marcfirst has made a difference in her life . . . full story and video>
  • The Marcfirst Supported Employment makes a difference in the life of a young woman... full story>
  • Supported Employment continues to have a positive impact in our community... full story>
  • Inspiring follow up story to the recent Pantagraph Article . . . full story >