The City of Plano sets aside $1 general fund monies per capita to be distributed as the Buffington Community Services Grant (BCSG). Application for the BCSG is through the Consolidated Grant Process.
For a copy of the Quarterly Report Form, please contact Housing and Community Services Coordinator at 972-208-8150
The City of Plano recognizes the need for community services within the City and, for this reason, makes funds available for social services. The Buffington Community Services Grant (BCSG) supplies funds for programs that provide short-term, urgent economic assistance or care services, offering immediate relief of crisis impacting the physical and/or mental health of Plano residents. Funding from BCSG must be spent between October 1 through September 30 of every fiscal year. The grant may not exceed 50% of the organization’s annual budget.