Macon County Government Grants (Illinois)

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

Decatur KY Department of Education Decatur IL 2398 East Wood Street 62521 270-852-7080

A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Macon County, Illinois. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Macon 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 Decatur IL 100 South Water Street 62523 217-935-3364

Mount Zion Illinois Chamber of Commerce Mount Zion IL Mount Zion Parkway 62549 217-864-2526

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

Decatur Housing Authority Decatur IL 1096 West Decatur Street 62522 217-423-0227

A Social Security Office is a local branch of the federal Social Security Administration in Macon County, Illinois. 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 Macon County Social Security programs. Service grants support beneficiaries return to work and access rehabilitation services. Local Macon County offices can help with grant applications. Social Security Offices provide more information about their government grants on their websites.

Decatur Social Security Office Decatur IL 606 West Pershing Road 62526 217-875-9170

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

Decatur Veterans Affairs Department Decatur IL 707 East Wood Street 62523 217-362-6644

US Department of Veterans Affairs - Decatur VA Outpatient Clinic Decatur IL 3035 East Mound Road 62526 217-875-2670

Veterans Assistance Commission of Macon County Decatur IL 141 South Main Street, 210 62523 217-424-1376

Veterans of Foreign Wars Decatur IL 537 Sheridan Street 62521 217-428-7191

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 99 Decatur IL 925 North Water Street 62521 217-428-6811

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

Illinois Department of Transportation Decatur IL 4142 North Westlawn Avenue 62526 217-875-4181

Whitmore Road District Oreana IL 5660 Prairie Road 62554 217-468-2522