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1200 Ash Avenue, McAllen, TX 78501

(T) 956-682-2871
(F) 956-687-2917

We are dedicated to bringing you the resources and connections you need to grow your business today.

1200 Ash Avenue, McAllen, TX 78501

(T) 956-682-2871
(F) 956-687-2917

We create productive public and private partnerships while serving as a reliable source for McAllen’s tourism industry to boost the economy.

1200 Ash Avenue, McAllen, TX 78501

(T) 956-682-2871
(F) 956-687-2917

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1200 Ash Avenue, McAllen, TX 78501

(T) 956-682-2871
(F) 956-687-2917

The McAllen Chamber of Commerce helps local businesses thrive by creating economic momentum, accelerating connections and enhancing the quality of life in the region.

1200 Ash Avenue, McAllen, TX 78501

(T) 956-682-2871
(F) 956-687-2917

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TTIR Program Awarding $20,000 grants to Food Services & Drinking Places 

The Texas Travel Industry Recovery Program is awarding $20,000 grants to qualifying Food Services & Drinking Places for the recovery of businesses in the tourism, travel, and hospitality industries that were negatively impacted due to COVID-19

Applications open today and close on Nov. 22, 2022.

Who can apply?

Basic qualifying criteria for a prospective applicant includes, but not limited to, the following:

  • In operation prior to January 20, 2020
  • Operate in the State of Texas
  • Privately-owned for-profit business or non-profit organization
  • Open to the public or provide services for in-person events
  • Businesses or organizations in the eligible NAICS codes listed for the travel, tourism and hospitality industries (NAICS codes 71, 722, 7211, 7212, 5615, 561920, 312120, 312130, 312140)
  • Suffered negative economic impact due to COVID-19
  • Otherwise, eligible to receive this grant funding and not barred from competing for federal awards, including the guidelines on government-wide suspension and debarment in 2 CFR part 180 or for any other reason.

For more information on criteria and to apply, please visit ttir.gov.texas.gov

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