Types of Grants Available

McKinney Community Development Corporation provides two distinct types of grant opportunities: 

Project Grants provide an opportunity for financial support for projects eligible for consideration under Texas Type B sales tax statutes, enhance quality of life in McKinney and advance the mission of MCDC.  These include:  
  • Projects related to the creation or retention of primary jobs
  • Infrastructure improvement projects necessary to develop new or expanded business enterprises
  • Public parks and open space improvements
  • Projects related to recreational or community facilities
  • Professional and amateur sports and athletic facilities, including children’s sports
  • Entertainment, tourist and convention facilities
  • Projects related to affordable housing
  • Mass transit-related facilities – commuter rail, light rail or motor buses 
Promotional and Community Event Grants provide an opportunity for financial support (not to exceed $15,000 per grant) for initiatives, activities and events that promote the City of McKinney for the purpose of developing new or expanded business opportunities and/or tourism and enhance quality of life for McKinney residents and attract visitors to our community.