To find out if you qualify:

If you are an existing business, you will need:

  • Business tax returns from the past two years
  • Purpose of the grant funding
  • Current personal financial statement
  • Marketing plan (if adding new products or services)

If you are a startup business, you will need:

  • Personal finance and tax returns from the past two years
  • Current personal financial statement
  • Business plan
  • Proposed budget for the first year

Façade Renovation Grants


Since 2012 Monett Main Street has offered a unique opportunity for business owners in the downtown district to improve their building facades with matching grant money. Main Street awards up to three $1,500.00 matching grants for exterior repairs and/or improvements that enhance Monett’s downtown historic district.


Businesses in the Main Street area that have an intent to enhance the social, cultural and environmental wellbeing of historic downtown Monett are eligible to apply for upcoming grants.


To apply for a Façade Renovation Grant through Monett Main Street, contact Secretary/Treasurer Dennis Pyle at 417-235-3355 or Bob Berger at 417-235-4824. Grant application forms will be available after April 1. 

Eligible projects include:

  • Storefront banners and flowers
  • Storefront or business signage
  • Building improvements
  • Historic District designation

The Façade Renovation Grant program was made possible by the DREAM Initiative, a collaborative program between the Missouri Development Finance Board, Missouri Department of Economic Development and Missouri Housing Development Commission.


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