Chaffee County Government Grants (Colorado)

A Department of Education is a federal or state agency that provides leadership, develops policy, and awards funding for public schools in Chaffee County, Colorado. As part of this mission, Departments of Education distribute grants and federal funding, including education block grants, Title I grants, and IDEA grants. They also award School Improvement Grants, Teacher Incentive Funds, and Pell Grants, in addition to other student loans and grants. Students, teachers, and educators can learn more about Chaffee County government grants issued by the Department of Education on its website.

Salida Department of Education Salida CO 504 Teller Street 81201 719-530-5230

A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Chaffee County, Colorado. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Chaffee 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. Chaffee County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.

Chaffee County Road Superintendent Salida CO 10360 County Road 120 81201 719-539-4591

Salida Transportation Department Salida CO 17655 U.s. 50 81201 719-539-4013

A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Chaffee County, Colorado. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Chaffee 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.

Chamber of Commerce Buena Vista CO 343 Highway 24 81211 719-395-6612

Poncha Springs Colorado Chamber of Commerce Buena Vista CO PO Box 1232 81211 719-395-5900

Salida Colorado Chamber of Commerce Salida CO 406 West Rainbow Boulevard 81201 719-539-2068

Twin Lakes Colorado Chamber of Commerce Buena Vista CO PO Box 1232 81211 719-395-5900

A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Chaffee County, Colorado. 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 Chaffee County supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Chaffee County low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.

Salida Housing Authority Salida CO 525 West 16th Street 81201 719-539-6243

A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Chaffee County, Colorado. The federal VA, as well as local Chaffee County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Chaffee 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.

Veterans of Foreign Wars Buena Vista CO 27318 County Road 314 81211 719-395-2929