Menard County Government Grants (Illinois)

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

Menard County Housing Authority Petersburg IL 101 West Sheridan Road 62675 217-632-7723

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

Petersburg Transportation Department Petersburg IL 18268 Illinois 97 62675 217-632-3148

A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Menard County, Illinois. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Menard 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.

Petersburg, Illinois Chamber of Commerce Petersburg IL 125 South 7th Street 62675 217-632-7728

A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Menard County, Illinois. The federal VA, as well as local Menard County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Menard 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 Post 6871 Petersburg IL 111 North 7th Street 62675 217-632-3404