A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Gulf County, Florida. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Gulf 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.
Gulf County Chamber of Commerce Port Saint Joe FL 308 Reid Avenue 32456 850-227-1223
Wewahitchka Florida Chamber of Commerce Wewahitchka FL PO Box 628 32465 850-639-2130
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Gulf County, Florida. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Gulf 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. Gulf County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Gulf County Road Department Wewahitchka FL 318 South 7th Street 32465 850-639-2238
Port Saint Joe Transportation Department Port Saint Joe FL Library Drive 32456 850-229-6213
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Gulf County, Florida. The federal VA, as well as local Gulf County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Gulf 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 Port Saint Joe FL 1774 Trout Avenue 32456 850-229-6826