Community Support

In an effort to monitor information during the COVID-19 response, the City of McKinney has established a series of resources for individuals, businesses and organizations.  We will keep this page updated to provide any new information as it becomes available.

Use these links to quickly navigate the page:

Support Local

Show that you #SupportLocal by purchasing a #McKinneyStrong t-shirtWoman in t-shirt with #McKinneyStrong

  • 100% of the net proceeds will be distributed back to the community.
  • Half of the funds will be allocated to McKinney non-profits and half to McKinney Businesses. 
  • A grant process will be used to award funds.

This effort is part of the charitable giving campaign that supports local restaurants, retailers and non-profits. 

Sponsored by the McKinney Community Development Corporation, McKinney Chamber of Commerce, Visit McKinney TX and Historic Downtown McKinney.

McKinney Chamber of Commerce Resources

Social Media Support 

Main Street will share messages on their Facebook and Instagram accounts, email your content to Main Street

Transit Services

Transit Services for low-income, elderly and disabled residents of Celina, Lowry Crossing, McKinney, Melissa, Princeton and Prosper are still being offered.  

Questions or want to schedule a trip?

Call 972-728-6789 



Free Resources for Small Businesses


State and Federal Resources

Texas Governor’s Office Announcements

Texas Workforce Commission 

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

  • FEMA assistance will be available to municipalities related to costs associated with the COVID-19 response.

United States Small Business Administration

The U.S. Small Business Administration has a variety of resources at the ready, and the State of Texas, through the Governor’s office, has been approved for the emergency designation for Small Business Disaster Loans. 


Funding Opportunities


The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act allocated $350 billion to help small businesses keep workers employed amid the pandemic and economic downturn. Known as the Paycheck Protection Program, the initiative provides 100% federally guaranteed loans to small businesses.


As part of their Small Business Grants Program, Facebook is offering $100M in cash grants and ad credits.


The online crowdfunding platform, in conjunction with Yelp and Intuit QuickBooks created the Small Business Relief Initiative to support our local businesses facing financial loss.

James Beard Foundation

On March 19, the James Beard Foundation announced the Food & Beverage Industry Relief Fund. With support from corporations, foundations, and individual donors this fund will provide micro-grants to independent food and beverage businesses in need.


On March 18, the company announced a $50 million global philanthropic commitment to support communities and people hit hardest by this public health crisis, including $2 million to existing non-profit partners and $8 million to assist small businesses. 

Kabbage Funding

The online business solution company launched an online hub to help boost sales for U.S small businesses impacted by COVID-19, including a system through which businesses can sell gift cards to consumers.


This crowdfunding platform announced its new Main Street Initiative: a $2,000, zero-interest, 120-day loan for restaurants or other brick and mortars affected by the shutdown.

North Texas Cares

This joint initiative, made up of 15 North Texas organizations, supports one common grant application for emergency funding for non-profit agencies that are providing critical services to mitigate the short and long-term impact of the pandemic on our community. 

Opportunity Fund

This financial company specializes in money lending to small businesses owned by women, immigrants and underserved populations. Opportunity Fund collaborated with investors and non-profits to create a Covid-19 relief fund that provides grants and low-interest rate loans to qualified applicants.

Small Business Administration, Economic Injury Disaster Loans

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, small business owners in all U.S. states, Washington D.C., and territories are eligible to apply for an Economic Injury Disaster Loan advance of up to $10,000. The SBA’s Economic Injury Disaster Loan program provides small businesses with working capital loans of up to $2 million that can provide vital economic support to small businesses to help overcome the temporary loss of revenue they are experiencing. 


Non-profit Needs

Baby Booties Diaper Bank
Provides: Diapers, wipes, feminine hygiene products
  • Money
  • Diapers
  • Wipes

Hope Fellowship, Parking lot
1702 W. University Dr.
McKinney, TX 75069
Saturday, April 4, 10 a.m.

CityChurch Youth
Provides: Hot meals to youth without transportation
  • Money
  • Food
  • Toiletries
Available by appointment
Community Food Pantry
Provides: Food and grocery cards
  • Money
  • Non-perishable food
300 Smith St.
McKinney, TX 75069
Community Lifeline
Provides: Food, rent & utility assistance, toiletries
  • Money
  • Non-perishable food
  • Toiletries
  • Cleaning supplies
1601 N. Waddill St., Ste 102
McKinney, TX 75069
Call for hours
Meals on Wheels - Collin County
Provides: Home-delivered meals and supplies for elderly and disabled
  • Money
  • Non-perishable food
600 N. Tennessee St.
McKinney, TX 75069
Call for hours
The Salvation Army - McKinney Corps
Provides: Food and rent assistance


  • Money
  • Food
  • Toiletries 
600 Wilson Creek Pkwy.
McKinney, TX 75069
Call for hours

*If you are a McKinney-based nonprofit that is providing a service to the community and wish to be included on this list, email


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