Winnebago 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 Winnebago 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 Winnebago County government grants issued by the Department of Education on its website.

Franklin Park Illinois Department of Education Rockford IL 1333 Radcliffe Court 61108 847-455-4230

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

Illinois Transportation Department Roscoe IL 9988 Main Street 61073 815-623-6767

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

Parks Chamber of Commerce Loves Park IL 100 Heart Boulevard 61111 815-633-3999

Rockford Chamber of Commerce Rockford IL 308 West State Street 61101 815-987-8100

Rockton Chamber of Commerce Rockton IL 330 East Main Street 61072 815-624-7625

Roscoe Chamber of Commerce Roscoe IL 5310 Williams Drive 61073 815-623-9065

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

Rockford Housing Authority Rockford IL 223 South Winnebago Street 61102 815-987-3830

Winnebago County Housing Authority Rockford IL 3617 Delaware Street 61102 815-963-2133

A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Winnebago County, Illinois. The federal VA, as well as local Winnebago County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Winnebago 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 Rockford IL 555 North Court Street, 300 61103 815-516-2850

Veterans of Foreign Wars Rockford IL 211 North Main Street 61101 815-964-6166

Veterans of Foreign Wars Loves Park IL 2018 Windsor Road 61111 815-654-2195

Veterans of Foreign Wars Roscoe IL 11385 2nd Street 61073 815-623-7663

Veterans of Foreign Wars Rockford IL 922 7th Street 61104 815-962-0267

Vietnam Veterans Honor Society Rockford IL 3436 Summerdale Avenue 61101 815-968-1040