• 2015 "Trail Blazer” Award from Minority Business Enterprise Input Committee of the Chicago Minority Supplier Development Council, Inc. (MBEIC/ChicagoMSDC) - 4/23/15
  • 2015 Novagradac Journal of Tax Credits community Development Individual Achievement Award - 5/15
  • Illinois Association of Regional School Superintendents Friend of Education Award - 7/15
  • STL Regional Chamber Advocate Award (for his work on the IL Budget) - Nov 9th/15
  • “Outstanding Legislator of the Year Award” USMCA (US Minority Contractors Assoc) - Nov 12/15
  • 2016 “Impact Award” Minority Business Enterprise Input Committee of Chicago Minority Supplier Development Council (MBEIC/ChicagoMSDC) - 4/21/16

Partnering with Convoy of Hope and the American Red Cross, Belleville First Assembly of God has answered Belleville Mayor Mark Eckert's call to help Belleville became a "Community of Character" by assisting in disaster relief planning. In the event of a regional disaster, Belleville First Assembly of God is prepared to supply emergency food, water, and sundries to citizens impacted by a disaster.

Read more about Belleville First Assembly of God's disaster preparedness program. 


For information on the Walgreens Prescription Savings Club, offering valuable discounts on more than 8,000 brand name and generic drugs, click here.

05052017CM0213State Senator James F. Clayborne Jr. (D-Belleville) was born Dec. 29, 1963 in St. Louis. He has tirelessly promoted the growth of safe and healthy families in his Metro East district since first being appointed in 1995 and then elected in 1996.

The senator serves as the majority leader in the Senate, chairs the Assignments Committee and serves on the Executive Appointments, Insurance and Executive committees.

Clayborne graduated from Tennessee State University in 1985, and in 1988 earned his juris doctorate degree from the University of Miami School of Law in Coral Gables, Fla. He is a former assistant state's attorney in St. Clair County. Additionally, he served as a child support prosecutor, a supervisor in the St. Clair County Juvenile Abuse and Neglect Division, a supervisor in Felony Probation Revocations and a felony prosecutor. He also was one of 50 attorneys selected nationwide to participate in the Federal Bureau of Investigation's National Law Institute in Quantico, Virginia.

Currently, Clayborne is a partner with his firm of Clayborne, Sabo & Wagner of Belleville where he focuses on civil litigation defence.

In his spare time, the senator is involved in a host of civic and community organizations. He hosts a college bus tour twice a year, which is open to all high school students in his district. Clayborne also is an active member of Trinity United Methodist Church in East St. Louis.

Clayborne, who has four sons, resides in Belleville.

SenDist57-1City, Town & Village Government-

East St. Louis
Fairmont City
Fairview Heights
Granite City
Pontoon Beach
Scott AFB
Washington Park

County Government-

St. Clair

Business Organizations-

Chamber of Commerce of Southwestern Madison County
Collinsville Chamber of Commerce
Fairview Heights Chamber of Commerce
The Greater Belleville Chamber
Mascoutah Chamber of Commerce
Millstadt Chamber of Commerce
O'Fallon-Shiloh Chamber of Commerce
Swansea Chamber of Commerce

African-American Chamber of Commerce of Metropolitan St. Louis
Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of Metropolitan St. Louis
St. Louis Regional Chamber & Growth Association

Traveling in the Metro-East-

Metro Transit
Metro-East Traffic Information (Provided by IDOT)

Higher Learning Facilities-

East St. Louis Community College Center
Southwestern Illinois College

K-12 Education-

Belle Valley School District 119
Belle Valley Elementary School- North
Belle Valley School South

Belleville District #118
Abraham Lincoln Elementary School
Central Jr. High School
Douglas Elementary School
Franklin Elementary School
Henry Raab Elementary School
Jefferson Elementary School
Roosevelt Elementary School
Union Elementary School
Washington School
West Jr. High School
Westhaven Elementary

Belleville Township High School District 201
Belleville High School - East
Belleville High School - West

Cahokia Unit School District #187
Cahokia School of Choice
Centerville Elementary School
Estelle Sauget Academic Center
Jerome Early Childhood Center
Lalumier Elementary School
Penniman Elementary School
Wirth Middle School

Collinsville Community Unit School District 10
Caseyville Elementary School
Kreitner Elementary School

East St. Louis SD 189
Alta Sita Elementary School
Annette Officer Elementary
Brown Elementary School
Curtis Miller Alternative High School
Donald McHenry Elementary School
Dunbar Elementary School
East St. Louis-Lincoln Middle School
East St. Louis Senior High School
Edgemont Elementary School
Gordon Bush Elementary
Jackson Elementary School
James Avant Elementary School
James E Williams Learning Center
Katie Harper-Wright Elementary
Lilly-Freeman Elementary School
Mason/Clark Middle School
Miles D Davis Elementary School
Nelson Mandela School
SIU Charter School of East St. Louis
Tomorrows Builders Charter School
Vernice G Neely School
Vivian Adams Early Child Center
Wyvetter Young Middle School

Granite City School District #9
Coolidge Middle School
Granite City Early Childhood Center
Granite City High School
Niedringhaus Elementary School
Prather Elementary School
Wilson Elementary School

Grant Illini District 110
Illini Elementary School

Harmony School District #175
Ellis Elementary School
Emge Junior High School
Harmony Preschool

High Mount School District 116
High Mount Elementary School

Madison CUSD #12 
Bernard Long Elementary School
Harris Elementary School
Madison Middle School
Madison Senior High School
Madison Student Support Center

Mascoutah Community Unit School District #19
Mascoutah Elementary School
Mascoutah High School
Scott Elementary School

Millstadt CCSD 160
Millstadt Consolidated School
Millstadt Primary Center

O'Fallon Community Consolidated School District 90
Estelle Kampmeyer Elementary School
Fulton Jr. High School
J Emmett Hinchcliffe Sr. Elementary School
Laverna Evans Elementary School
Marie Schaefer Elementary School

O'Fallon Township High School District 203
O'Fallon High School

Shiloh Village School District #85
Shiloh Elementary School
Shiloh Middle School

Signal Hill School District #181
Signal Hill Elementary School

Venice CUSD #3
Venice Elementary School

Whiteside SD 115
Whiteside Elementary School
Whiteside Middle School

Wolf Branch School District 113
Wolf Branch Elementary School
Wolf Branch Middle School


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