Sarasota County Government Grants (Florida)

A Department of Education is a federal or state agency that provides leadership, develops policy, and awards funding for public schools in Sarasota County, Florida. 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 Sarasota County government grants issued by the Department of Education on its website.

Osprey Sarasota County Department of Education Osprey FL 101 Old Venice Road 34229 941-927-9000

Portland Department of Education Sarasota FL 6480 Cambridge Drive 34232 860-342-6790

Sarasota County Florida Department of Education Sarasota FL 3636 South Shade Avenue 34239 941-429-4016

Sarasota Department of Education Sarasota FL 601 Honore Avenue 34232 941-426-6100

Sarasota FL Department of Education Sarasota FL 133 McIntosh Road 34232 941-361-6480

Sarasota Palm Beach Department of Education Sarasota FL 6500 South Lockwood Ridge Road 34231 561-434-8029

Sarasota Polk County Department of Education Sarasota FL 2350 Doctor Martin Luther King Way 34234 863-815-6577

Venice Sarasota County Department of Education Venice FL 1900 Center Road 34292 941-361-6499

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

Amvets Post 312 North Port FL 7050 Chancellor Boulevard 34287 941-429-5403

Berlin US Military Veterans Nokomis FL 2116 Timucua Trail 34275 941-485-2625

Disabled American Veterans Sarasota FL 7177 Bee Ridge Road 34241 941-371-7844

Florida Veterans for Common Sense Sarasota FL 100 Wallace Avenue, 240 34237 941-349-5131

Honorable Discharged Veterans Sarasota FL 2445 Fruitville Road 34237 941-364-5152

Sarasota County Veterans Service Sarasota FL 2200 Ringling Boulevard 34237 941-861-2899

US Department Of Veteran Affairs-Sarasota Vet Center Sarasota FL 4801 Swift Road, a 34231 941-927-8285

Veterans of Foreign Wars Englewood FL 550 North McCall Road 34223 941-474-7516

Veterans of Foreign Wars Venice FL 832 East Venice Avenue 34285 941-484-8118

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8203 North Port FL 4860 Trott Circle 34287 941-426-6865

Veterans of Foreign Wars Sunshine Post 3233 Sarasota FL 124 South Tuttle Avenue 34237 941-365-1918

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

Englewood - Cape Haze Area Chamber of Commerce Englewood FL 601 South Indiana Avenue 34223 941-474-5511

North Port Florida Chamber of Commerce North Port FL 12705 South Tamiami Trail 34287 941-426-8744

Siesta Key Chamber of Commerce Siesta Key FL 5100 Ocean Boulevard 34242 941-349-3800

The Greater Sarasota Chamber of Commerce Sarasota FL 1945 Fruitville Road 34236 941-955-8187

Venice Area Chamber of Commerce Venice FL 597 South Tamiami Trail 34285 941-488-2236

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

Florida Department of Transportation Sarasota FL 1840 61st Street 34243 941-359-7300

A Department of Justice operates at the federal or state level to enforce the law and ensure public safety in Sarasota County, Florida. The U.S. Department of Justice offers several Sarasota County government grants, including federal assistance to scholars and experts, law enforcement grants, and violence against women grants, which protect victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and stalking. State Departments of Justice may also provide grants for Sarasota County law enforcement and legal assistant programs. Departments of Justice provide information on their government grant programs on their websites.

Sarasota Florida Department of Justice Sarasota FL 3135 North Washington Boulevard 34234 941-358-4215

Venice Florida Department of Justice Venice FL 333 South Tamiami Trail 34285 941-483-5926

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

Sarasota Housing Authority Sarasota FL 1912 North Orange Avenue 34234 941-361-6208

Venice Housing Authority Venice FL 201 Grove Street North 34285 941-488-3526