A Department of Education is a federal or state agency that provides leadership, develops policy, and awards funding for public schools in Ascension Parish, Louisiana. 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 Ascension Parish government grants issued by the Department of Education on its website.
Ascension Perish Department of Education Gonzales LA 611 North Burnside Avenue 70737 225-644-8614
Caldwell Parish Department of Education St. Gabriel LA 16651 River Road 70776 318-649-2689
Donaldsonville LA Department of Education Donaldsonville LA 501 Lee Avenue 70346 225-264-6200
Donaldsonville Louisiana Department of Education Donaldsonville LA 1100 Webster Street 70346 225-473-7981
Prairieville Ascension Parish Department of Education Prairieville LA 17550 Old Jefferson Highway 70769 225-621-2360
A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Ascension Parish, Louisiana. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Ascension Parish 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.
Ascension Chamber of Commerce Gonzales LA 1006 Louisiana 30 West 70737 225-647-7487
Donaldsonville Louisiana Chamber of Commerce Donaldsonville LA 714 Railroad Avenue 70346 225-473-4814
Sorrento Louisiana Chamber of Commerce Sorrento LA 6967 Highway 22 70778 888-775-7990
A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Ascension Parish, Louisiana. 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 Ascension Parish supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Ascension Parish low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.
Donaldsonville Housing Authority Donaldsonville LA 1501 Saint Patrick Street 70346 225-473-9486
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Ascension Parish, Louisiana. The federal VA, as well as local Ascension Parish branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Ascension Parish 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.
Louisiana Department Of Veteran Affairs Gonzales LA 828 South Irma Avenue, 104 70737 225-644-7475
Louisiana Department of Veterans Affairs Donaldsonville LA 300 Houmas Street 70346 225-474-2001
Veterans of Foreign Wars Donaldsonville LA 512 1/2 Mississippi Street 70346 225-473-3282
Veterans of Foreign Wars Gonzales LA 42430 Churchpoint Road 70737 225-644-4470