A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Lucas County, Iowa. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Lucas 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 Chariton IA 104 North Grand Street 50049 641-774-4059
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Lucas County, Iowa. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Lucas 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. Lucas County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Chariton Transportation Department - Highway Chariton IA 45842 Iowa 14 50049 641-774-4217
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Lucas County, Iowa. The federal VA, as well as local Lucas County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Lucas 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.
Lucas County Veterans Affairs Chariton IA 123 South Grand Street 50049 641-774-4611