A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Lee County, Alabama. The federal VA, as well as local Lee County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Lee 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.
Alabama Department of Veterans Affairs Opelika AL 215 South 9th Street, b120 36801 334-745-9781
Veterans of Foreign Wars Auburn AL 131 East Veterans Boulevard 36832 334-887-9769
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5228 Smiths Station AL Lee Road 36877 334-297-6493
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Lee County, Alabama. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Lee 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. Lee County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Alabama State Transportation Department Auburn AL 9100 U.S. Highway 280 West 36830 334-887-3341
A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Lee County, Alabama. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Lee 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.
Auburn Chamber of Commerce Auburn AL 714 East Glenn Avenue 36830 334-887-7011
Chamber of Commerce Opelika AL 601 Avenue A 36801 334-745-4861
A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Lee 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 Lee County supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Lee County low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.
Auburn Housing Authority Auburn AL 931 Booker Street 36832 334-821-2262
Opelika Housing Authority Opelika AL 1202 Samford Place 36801 334-745-7537
A Social Security Office is a local branch of the federal Social Security Administration in Lee County, Alabama. Social Security provides services for eligible people, including retirement benefits, and it also provides government grants. Social Security's research and demonstration grants fund innovative research that help manage and administer Lee County Social Security programs. Service grants support beneficiaries return to work and access rehabilitation services. Local Lee County offices can help with grant applications. Social Security Offices provide more information about their government grants on their websites.
Opelika Social Security Office Opelika AL 1800 Corporate Drive 36801 334-745-7052