A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Escambia County, Alabama. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Escambia County local Chambers of Commerce as well as grants through multiple bureaus. It also provides market development awards for non-profit industries, including trade associations. Local Chambers of Commerce may also help member businesses secure Small Business Administration grants, business development grants, and economic development funding. Chambers of Commerce provide information about government grant programs on their websites.
Atmore Chamber of Commerce Atmore AL 501 South Pensacola Avenue 36502 251-368-3305
Flomaton Alabama Chamber of Commerce Flomaton AL PO Box 636 36441 205-296-2471
The Greater Brewton Area Chamber of Commerce Brewton AL 1010 Douglas Avenue 36426 251-867-3224
A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Escambia County, Alabama. At the federal level, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) operates over 20 government grant programs, including affordable housing development grants, community and economic development grants, fair housing grants, and rental assistance grants. HUD also offers Escambia County supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Escambia County low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.
Atmore Housing Authority Atmore AL 415 Bragg Street 36502 251-368-8442
Brewton Housing Authority Brewton AL 201 Washington Circle 36426 251-867-5247
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Escambia County, Alabama. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Escambia County government grants, including grants for road, rail, transit, and port projects, as well as car and vanpool projects, bicycle and pedestrian facilities, and transit research and safety improvements. State Departments of Transportation provide grants for private operators, senior centers, non-profits, and transit systems. Escambia County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Transportation Department Flomaton Flomaton AL 22720 U.s. 31 36441 251-296-3691
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Escambia County, Alabama. The federal VA, as well as local Escambia County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Escambia County VA also provides cemetery grants and supportive services grants for veterans and their families. VA grants both go to agencies, organizations, and individual veterans. The VA provides more information about government grants on its website.
US Veterans Affairs Department Atmore Atmore AL 8600 U.s. 31, 4 36502 251-368-4223