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Community Involvement News in McKinney, TX

McKinney teen saves drowning child during her first week of work

At this week’s City Council meeting, the McKinney Fire Department (MFD) proudly recognized 16-year-old resident Hannah Falk for her lifesaving efforts.In June, Falk was...

Volunteer for events and programs offered by City of McKinney

The City of McKinney has launched the McKinney Volunteer Program (MVP) for those seeking opportunities to serve the community. Utilizing the platform VolunteerNow (Voly),...

New Course Set for Twelfth Annual Crape Myrtle Run and Festival

The 2017 Crape Myrtle Run and Festival, featuring USATF certified 10K and 5K courses and a 1-mile course, is set for Saturday, Sept. 23....

Volunteer McKinney Hosts Party in The Park For This Year’s North...

The nation’s largest giving day returns to North Texas for its 9th year on September 14, 2017. North Texas Giving Day has generated $156...

Meet the New Sheriff in Collin County

The League of Women Voters of Collin County cordially invites the public to hear Collin County Sheriff Jim Skinner present an overview of the...

McKinney Millennials Making a Difference

On Friday, August 4, the McKinney Young Professionals (MYP) will wrap up their annual Christmas in July fundraiser/toy drive for CASA of Collin County. ...

Wylie Hosting Clear the Shelters Pet Adoption Event

Wylie Animal Control is joining animal shelters across the country to host a Clear the Shelters Day pet adoption event Aug. 19. Fees will...

McKinney National Night Out is Tuesday, Aug. 1

Join the McKinney Police and Fire Departments for this year’s National Night Out celebration Tuesday, Aug. 1.National Night Out is a way to increase...

Shiloh Place of McKinney Part of Collaboration Awarded $1 Million Toyota...

Newly created collaborative to implement program for self-sustaining independence.Toyota, in partnership with United Way of Metropolitan Dallas, along with its formal grand opening today,...

Downtown McKinney Explorers Club encourages kids to get outside and explore...

The fireworks are nearly over but the summer fun is just beginning to explode. McKinney Main Street and the City of McKinney invite children...

McKinney Parks and Recreation invites residents to play bingo this July

Summer is here, which means it’s time to get outside and play. In celebration of National Park and Recreation Month in July, the City...

Shiloh Place’s Annual Open House was a Great Success

On May 4th, Shiloh Place of McKinney held its annual Open House. 200 donors, neighbors, supporters, and local businesses got a firsthand look at the...

McKinney celebrates Independence Day with Red, White and BOOM!

Make your Fourth of July holiday as festive as apple pie at the City of McKinney’s Red, White, and BOOM! celebration. Independence Day kicks...

Smiles Charity Raises Money For Veteran’s Home

2017 recipient Jason Morgan and his service dog Rue watching the WWII flyover Photo by John Radzwilla Blue skies and a mild breeze served as the...

The Apex Centre hosts a free summer pool party

Water slides, kiddie play structures, a water basketball hoop and more to enjoy at the Apex CentreShake the dust out of your swimsuit, grab...

SERVE McKinney Connecting Citizens With Opportunities

McKinney residents who want to serve their community have an excellent opportunity to meet with representatives from the city and county boards and commissions,...

Four Legged Friends find True Love ♥ High Hopes®, Tom Thumb...

May 20th and 21st - All Adoption Fees Waived from noon to 4 p.m. for first 60 people.!Spring is in the air, and it’s...

Bluegrass on Ballard Returns to Wylie July 1

Bluegrass on Ballard, a free event in historic downtown Wylie, will feature bluegrass bands, a 200-vehicle car show, chili cook-off, arts-and-craft vendors, and great...

Wylie’s Summer Reading Club Kickoff Party Slated for June 9

Kids from all over Collin County are invited to join the celebration! Wylie's Summer Reading Club kicks off June 9 with a free party co-hosted...

Help End Hunger in Collin County

Empty Bowls McKinney is returning for its 6th annual fundraising event to help end hunger. This annual event begins with a showcase of over...

Jeneice Annunziato Hope For The Warriors Volunteer of the Month

 Jeneice Annunziato has been a leading volunteer for Hope For The Warriors in the Dallas-Fort Worth since 2013. She is dedicated to putting HOPE...
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