A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Montgomery County, Illinois. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Montgomery 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.
Hillsboro Chamber of Commerce Hillsboro IL 447 South Main Street 62049 217-532-3711
Litchfield Chamber of Commerce Litchfield IL 311 North Madison Street 62056 217-324-2533
A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Montgomery 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 Montgomery County supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Montgomery County low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.
Montgomery County Housing Authority Hillsboro IL 216 Shelbyville Road 62049 217-532-3672
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Montgomery County, Illinois. The federal VA, as well as local Montgomery County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Montgomery 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 Assistance Commission Hillsboro IL 201 South Main Street 62049 217-532-9695
Veterans of Foreign Wars Hillsboro IL 8354 Illinois 127 62049 217-532-3241
Veterans of Foreign Wars Litchfield IL 215 West Ryder Street 62056 217-324-4566