A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Garrett County, Maryland. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Garrett 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.
Garrett County Chamber of Commerce McHenry MD 15 Visitors Center Drive 21541 301-387-4386
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Garrett County, Maryland. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Garrett 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. Garrett County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Garrett County Roads Grantsville MD 13266 National Pike 21536 301-895-4553
Garrett County Roads Department Oakland MD 375 Francis Sanders Drive West 21550 301-334-1510
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Garrett County, Maryland. The federal VA, as well as local Garrett County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Garrett 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 Veterans Employment Services Oakland MD 221 South 3rd Street 21550 301-334-3972
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10077 Oakland MD 4107 Maryland Highway 21550 301-334-9109