Civic Involvement

Allen is known for its vibrant community, fueled by passionate civic organizations, beloved traditions and exciting events. Local businesses can further enrich this community through civic involvement and sponsorship, and extend their reach by harnessing the power of public transit. The City provides many outlets for staying connected with local events, including e-newsletters, a community calendar, a city television channel and more.

Community Involvement
Local businesses can invest in Allen by partnering with civic organizations, such as the Allen Parks Foundation, Friends of the Allen Public Library, Allen Public Safety Recovery Fund, Alliance for a Healthier Allen or Keep Allen Beautiful. Many of these organizations offer opportunities for corporate sponsors. Others encourage direct involvement, such as adopting a street or waterway through Keep Allen Beautiful.

Corporate Sponsorship
The City of Allen offers several outlets for corporate sponsorship and advertising, including Allen Event Center, The Courses at Watters Creek and our annual summer celebration, Market Street Allen USA. Contact our Parks Department marketing staff at 214.509.4708 for more information.

Connect With Your City
The City of Allen provides many ways to stay informed about your community. Allen City Television (ACTV) broadcasts city meetings and highlights community events on Time Warner channel 16, Verizon FiOS channel 15, Grande Communication channel 15, AT&T U-verse channel 99 and AllenTV.org. You can also sign up for e-newsletters, enroll in news and calendar alerts or find us on social media. Connect with us.