A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Cedar County, Iowa. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Cedar 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.
Lowden Iowa Chamber of Commerce Lowden IA 501 Main Street 52255 563-941-7705
Tipton Chamber of Commerce Tipton IA 520 Cedar Street 52772 563-886-6350
West Branch Iowa Chamber of Commerce West Branch IA PO Box 810 52358 319-643-2111
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Cedar County, Iowa. The federal VA, as well as local Cedar County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Cedar 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 Tipton IA 401 Lemon Street 52772 563-886-6140