A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Riley County, Kansas. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Riley 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.
Manhattan Area Chamber-Commerce Manhattan KS 501 Poyntz Avenue 66502 785-776-8829
A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Riley County, Kansas. 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 Riley County supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Riley County low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.
Manhattan Housing Authority Manhattan KS 300 North 5th Street, Ste 1 66502 785-776-8588
A Department of Labor operates at the state or federal level to develop employment opportunities, improve workforce competitiveness, and promote safe working conditions in Riley County, Kansas. 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 Riley County grant programs. More information about government grants is available on the Riley County Department of Labor website.
Manhattan Kansas Department of Labor Manhattan KS 205 South 4th Street, j 66502 785-537-6249
A Social Security Office is a local branch of the federal Social Security Administration in Riley County, Kansas. Social Security provides services for eligible people, including retirement benefits, and it also provides government grants. Social Security's research and demonstration grants fund innovative research that help manage and administer Riley County Social Security programs. Service grants support beneficiaries return to work and access rehabilitation services. Local Riley County offices can help with grant applications. Social Security Offices provide more information about their government grants on their websites.
Manhattan Social Security Office Manhattan KS 1121 Hudson Avenue 66503 785-539-4681
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Riley County, Kansas. The federal VA, as well as local Riley County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Riley 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.
US Department of Veterans Affairs - Manhattan Vet Center Manhattan KS 205 South 4th Street 66502 785-587-8257
Veterans Of Foreign Wars Post 1786 Manhattan KS 212 South 4th Street 66502 785-776-4177