Atchison County Development Corporation

From developing local grant programs for Atchison County, Missouri, businesses, to creating career exploration opportunities for youth, to promoting all that Atchison County has to offer, Atchison County Development Corporation celebrates all the ways #ACisAwesome.


The mission of Atchison County Development Corporation  is to initiate, stimulate and facilitate opportunity in Atchison County, Missouri, through economic and community development. We support and encourage new and existing businesses by providing resources and local funding, in some instances. We also develop and implement youth career programs. We are a hub for local information, primarily through our website,

Business Improvement Grants

ACDC loves nothing more than to assist Atchison County businesses, particularly existing entities that want to grow.

Since 2013, ACDC’s matching Business Improvement Grant has assisted with nearly 135 different projects throughout Atchison County. We designed this grant to help our county’s existing businesses with projects that would improve the aesthetics, safety and/or function of their businesses.

For more information about current grant opportunities, grant guidelines and application visit the ACDC funding opportunities page.

Services Provided

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Grant Provider (Specialty)


  • Demographics/Census Data

Starting a Business

  • Business Research Resources
  • Forming a Business
  • Site Location
Contact Information
Monica Bailey
321 S. Main St.
PO Box 243
Rock Port, MO 64482
(660) 074-6564