A Department of Education is a federal or state agency that provides leadership, develops policy, and awards funding for public schools in Peoria 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 Peoria County government grants issued by the Department of Education on its website.
Peoria Department of Education Peoria IL 1525 West Northmoor Road 61614 309-693-4418
Whitesburg Illinois Department of Education Peoria Heights IL 752 East Hazard Avenue, b 61616 847-297-4123
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Peoria County, Illinois. The federal VA, as well as local Peoria County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Peoria 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.
Amvets Peoria Post 64 Peoria IL 237 Northeast Monroe Street 61602 309-676-9458
Illinois Veterans Affairs Department Peoria IL 401 Main Street 61602 309-671-3179
Peoria County Veterans Assistance Commission Peoria IL 3116 North Dries Lane, 200 61604 309-681-2554
Veterans of Foreign Wars Princeville IL 115 East Main Street 61559 309-385-2600
Veterans of Foreign Wars Peoria IL 7726 North Pioneer Lane 61615 309-692-1014
Veterans of Foreign Wars Peoria IL 1111 South Western Avenue 61605 309-637-8662
Veterans of Foreign Wars Peoria Heights IL 1505 East Lake Avenue 61616 309-682-9875
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4999 Chillicothe IL 1729 North Santa Fe Avenue 61523 309-274-4999
A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Peoria County, Illinois. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Peoria 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.
Bartonville Illinois Chamber of Commerce Bartonville IL 4204 Pfeiffer Road 61607 309-697-1031
Chillicothe Chamber-Commerce Chillicothe IL 1028 North 2nd Street 61523 309-274-4556
Peoria Heights Chamber-Commerce Peoria Heights IL 1203 East Kingman Avenue 61616 309-282-7733
Peoria Illinois Chamber of Commerce Peoria IL 124 Southwest Adams Street 61602 309-676-0755
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Peoria County, Illinois. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Peoria 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. Peoria County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Edwards Transportation Department Edwards IL 6500 U.s. 150 61528 309-691-7812
Illinois Department of Transportation Peoria IL 401 Main Street, 900 61602 309-671-3333
Illinois State Department of Transportation Brimfield IL 14124 Illinois 78 61517 309-446-3421
Peoria County Highway Department Peoria IL 6915 West Plank Road 61604 309-697-6400
A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Peoria 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 Peoria County supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Peoria County low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.
Peoria Housing Authority Peoria IL 2605 West Krause Avenue 61605 309-495-2809
A Department of Labor operates at the state or federal level to develop employment opportunities, improve workforce competitiveness, and promote safe working conditions in Peoria County, Illinois. The federal Department of Labor offers multiple government grant programs, including job training grants, public employment grants, and unemployment grants. They also offer non-profit grants, health and safety grants, and veteran employment grants. State Departments of Labor may also provide Peoria County grant programs. More information about government grants is available on the Peoria County Department of Labor website.
Peoria Illinois Department of Labor Peoria IL 100 Northeast Monroe Street 61602 309-671-7058