A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Lawrence County, Indiana. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Lawrence 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.
Bedford Area Chamber-Commerce Bedford IN 1116 16th Street 47421 812-275-4493
Mitchell Chamber of Commerce Mitchell IN 533 West Main Street 47446 812-849-4441
A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Lawrence County, Indiana. 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 Lawrence County supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Lawrence County low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.
Bedford Housing Authority Bedford IN 1305 K Street 47421 812-279-2356
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Lawrence County, Indiana. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Lawrence 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. Lawrence County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Indiana Department of Transportation Bedford IN 1415 Bundy Lane 47421 812-279-1340
Lawrence County Highway Garage� Bedford IN 1 County Complex Road 47421 812-275-2644
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Lawrence County, Indiana. The federal VA, as well as local Lawrence County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Lawrence 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.
Lawrence County Veterans Service Bedford IN 916 15th Street 47421 812-275-6411
Paralyzed Hoosier Veterans Bedford IN 651 X Street 47421 812-277-1040
Veterans of Foreign Wars Oolitic IN Veterans Drive 47451 812-279-9061
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9107 Mitchell IN State Road 60 West 47446 812-849-4900