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  • The PLB has approved a $1.8 million appropriation to PLB funded agencies to address capacity building in their organizations.  This one-time grant of $50,000 to each of the 36 PLB funded agencies is to be used to strengthen each agency in fulfilling their mission and make a positive impact on the lives of the people they serve.


  • To take a look at the 2016 Annual Report click here or click CONTINUE READING below.


  • A St. Louis professional partnership, Inclusion Coalition for Employment of Metropolitan St. Louis (ICE), aims to create and promote jobs for people with developmental disabilities and help them achieve greater independence. Through ICE, professionals who work to find jobs for people with developmental disabilities meet regularly to share information. One professional might know of an opening but their particular agency doesn’t have an individual whose skills match the job. Letting other agencies know about the position can lead to a win-win for clients, agencies and businesses.


  • The PLB has voted, at their November 14, 2016 meeting, to approve a 1% cost of living adjustment (COLA) for FY’18 continuation services provided by PLB funded agencies.   These FY’18 continuation services will begin July 1, 2017 and will run through July 30, 2018.


  • The PLB has approved a $1.8 million appropriation to PLB funded agencies to address capacity building in their organizations.  This one-time grant of $50,000 to each of the 36 PLB funded agencies is to be used to strengthen each agency in fulfilling their mission and make a positive impact on the lives of the people they serve.