A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Union County, Iowa. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Union 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.
Creston Iowa Chamber of Commerce Creston IA PO Box 471 50801 641-782-7021
A Social Security Office is a local branch of the federal Social Security Administration in Union County, Iowa. Social Security provides services for eligible people, including retirement benefits, and it also provides government grants. Social Security's research and demonstration grants fund innovative research that help manage and administer Union County Social Security programs. Service grants support beneficiaries return to work and access rehabilitation services. Local Union County offices can help with grant applications. Social Security Offices provide more information about their government grants on their websites.
Creston Social Security Office Creston IA 906 East Taylor Street 50801 866-613-2827
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Union County, Iowa. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Union 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. Union County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Creston Transportation Department Creston IA 701 East Taylor Street 50801 641-782-4310
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Union County, Iowa. The federal VA, as well as local Union County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Union 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.
Veteran Affairs Service Unit Creston IA 304 North Pine Street 50801 641-782-1723