Chaves County Commissioners approved Tobosa Development Center’s request to submit through the county an application for a Community Development Block Grant.
The approval was a first step in a long process for the center to seek $500,000 in an effort to expand its building on North Richardson Street and hire personnel.
“The needs we are presenting today are critical,” said Tobosa’s Executive Development Director Joe Madrid.
Tobosa Developmental Services provides programs to help adults with disabilities integrate into the community, become self-sufficient and productive.
The facility on North Richardson serves as a center to transport clients into the community to work sites, Madrid said. It also is a gathering place for leisure time and provides Login to read more