A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Shelby County, Iowa. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Shelby 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.
Shelby County Chamber of Commerce & Industry Harlan IA 1901 Hawkeye Avenue 51537 712-755-2114
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Shelby County, Iowa. The federal VA, as well as local Shelby County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Shelby 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 Memorial Building Harlan IA 1104 Morningview Drive 51537 712-755-3440