Do Good * Give Back
To truly reflect Frisco’s values, Frisco Square aspires to be as generous, supportive and involved as the community is, making full use of our time, money, creativity and facilities to support local charities, non-profits and others who also aim to “do good” in Frisco.
Over the years Frisco Square; and its owners,
management, staff and partners have:
Presented Arts in the Square, an event that has benefited Frisco Arts and arts programs in the Frisco Independent School District and Collin College. Beginning in 2014, Arts in the Square partnered with the Frisco Independent School District, and benefit Frisco Education Foundation and Frisco Family Services.
Presented free, family-friendly movies on Simpson Plaza
Hosted the Frisco Farmers Market, a fund raiser for the Frisco Lions Club; and now the Frisco Rotary Farmers Market – the largest Farmers Market north of Dallas
Hosted and provided facilities for Back-to-School supplies distributions from the Frisco Family Services Center and Taking it to the Street Ministries
Presenting Sponsor for the Gary Burns Frisco Fun Run for many years, proceeds from the Fun Run go to the Frisco Education Foundation to build scholarship opportunities for our Frisco ISD students, including the Gary Burns Memorial Scholarship Fund. Due to its unprecedented growth, this event is now held at Toyota Stadium.
Hosted the Frisco Family Services Center Thanksgiving meals distribution and an Angel Tree for Christmas gifts
Host and provided facilities for a supply drive for Operation Once in a Lifetime. Operation Once in a Lifetime’s mission is to make the dreams of U.S. Soldiers and their families come true by providing free financial and moral support to U.S. Service members, their families and veterans. We also host an annual holiday toy drive for children of military families in partnership with OOIAL.
Host Music in the Square, providing free live music every weekend in June on Simpson Plaza.
Enlisted the participation of the Museum of the American Railroad in the Christmas in the Square event to give them exposure in the community and support their fund raising efforts. (MOAR is soon to be our neighbor to the South!)
Christmas in the Square, our largest free community event, draws over 655,000 visitors annually.
We have received recognition from the Miracle League of Frisco, the Visual Arts Guild of Frisco, the Frisco Public Library, the Frisco Noon Lions Club and the Frisco Sunrise Rotary Club for our support.
We partner annually with ProjectWarm.US and host a coat & blanket drive for the homeless in Dallas.
Partnered with Flash Mob America and Next Step Dance and hosted a surprise Christmas in the Square Flash Mob
2010 – Frisco Square was honored to receive the Community Catalyst Award from the Dallas Regional Chamber’s Momentum Awards.
2009 and 2014, Frisco Square was named Development of the Year by the Frisco Chamber of Commerce.