Sumner County Government Grants (Kansas)

A Department of Education is a federal or state agency that provides leadership, develops policy, and awards funding for public schools in Sumner County, Kansas. 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 Sumner County government grants issued by the Department of Education on its website.

Wellington Kansas Department of Education Wellington KS 605 North A Street 67152 620-326-4314

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

Argonia Housing Authority Argonia KS 110 West Cherry Street, Ste 111 67004 620-435-6806

Wellington Housing Authority Wellington KS 400 South C Street 67152 620-326-5821

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

Belle Plaine Kansas Chamber of Commerce Belle Plaine KS PO Box 721 67013 316-529-3100

Caldwell Kansas Chamber of Commerce Caldwell KS PO Box 42 67022 620-845-6666

Conway Springs Kansas Chamber of Commerce Conway Springs KS 208 Spring Avenue 67031 620-456-2478

Oxford Kansas Chamber of Commerce Oxford KS PO Box 337 67119 620-455-2223

Wellington Area Chamber-Commerce Wellington KS 207 South Washington Avenue 67152 970-568-4133

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

Sumner County Road & Bridge Wellington KS 206 East Botkin Street 67152 620-326-3741

Wellington Transportation Department - Highway Wellington KS 516 East Hillside Road 67152 620-326-5851

A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Sumner County, Kansas. The federal VA, as well as local Sumner County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Sumner 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 of Foreign Wars Wellington KS 424 East Harvey Avenue 67152 620-326-5071