Cumberland County Government Grants (Maine)

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

Brunswick Department of Education Brunswick ME 46 Federal Street 04011 207-319-1900

Cape Elizabeth Department of Education Cape Elizabeth ME 320 Ocean House Road 04107 207-799-2217

Falmouth ME Department of Education Falmouth ME 192 Middle Road 04105 207-781-3988

Falmouth Maine Department of Education Falmouth ME 51 Woodville Road 04105 207-781-3200

Freeport Department of Education Freeport ME 17 West Street 04032 207-865-4743

Gorham Department of Education Gorham ME 80 Huston Road 04038 207-893-2547

Portland Maine Department of Education Portland ME 23 Orono Road 04102

Raymond Department of Education Raymond ME 423 Webbs Mills Road 04071 207-655-2779

South Portland ME Department of Education South Portland ME 1142 Highland Avenue 04106 207-767-7714

South Portland Maine Department of Education South Portland ME 120 Wescott Road 04106 207-871-0555

West Point Volusia County Department of Education Westbrook ME 1600 Main Street 04092 386-822-6743

Westbrook Department of Education Westbrook ME 125 Stroudwater Street 04092 207-854-0850

Westbrook ME Department of Education Westbrook ME 117 Stroudwater Street 04092 207-854-0800

Westbrook Maine Department of Education Westbrook ME 102 Glenwood Avenue 04092 207-854-0840

Windham Department of Education Windham ME 228 Windham Center Road 04062 207-892-1800

Yarmouth Department of Education Yarmouth ME 101 Mccartney Street 04096 207-846-5586

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

Bridgton Highway Maintenance Lots Bridgton ME Portland Road 04009 207-647-5113

City Portland Transportation Portland ME 2 Portland Fish Pier 04101 207-773-1613

Gorham Transportation Maintenance Lot Gorham ME Libby Avenue 04038 207-839-4898

Maine State Highway Maintenance Windham ME Rangeley Road 04062 207-246-3362

Maine Transportation Department Scarborough ME 51 Pleasant Hill Road 04074 207-885-7000

Naples Transportation-Bridge Maintenance Naples ME 206 Casco Road 04055 207-693-3181

Yarmouth Transportation-Maintenance Lot Yarmouth ME 478 Portland Street 04096 207-846-4564

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

Brunswick Housing Authority Brunswick ME 51 Perryman Drive 04011 207-729-2648

Portland Housing Authority Portland ME 57 Riverton Drive 04103 207-797-7215

South Portland Housing Authority South Portland ME 51 Landry Circle 04106 207-773-7348

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

Freeport Maine Chamber of Commerce Freeport ME PO Box 335 04032 207-847-5240

Portland Regional Chamber of Commerce Portland ME 443 Congress Street 04101 207-772-2811

Sebago Lakes Region Chamber of Commerce North Windham ME 747 Roosevelt Trail 04062 207-892-8265

Southern Midcoast Maine Chamber Brunswick ME 8 Venture Avenue 04011 207-725-8797

Yarmouth Chamber of Commerce Yarmouth ME 162 Main Street 04096 207-846-3984

A Department of Justice operates at the federal or state level to enforce the law and ensure public safety in Cumberland County, Maine. The U.S. Department of Justice offers several Cumberland County government grants, including federal assistance to scholars and experts, law enforcement grants, and violence against women grants, which protect victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and stalking. State Departments of Justice may also provide grants for Cumberland County law enforcement and legal assistant programs. Departments of Justice provide information on their government grant programs on their websites.

Portland Maine Department of Justice Portland ME 1355 Congress Street 04102 207-780-3331

A Social Security Office is a local branch of the federal Social Security Administration in Cumberland County, Maine. 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 Cumberland County Social Security programs. Service grants support beneficiaries return to work and access rehabilitation services. Local Cumberland County offices can help with grant applications. Social Security Offices provide more information about their government grants on their websites.

Portland Social Security Office Portland ME 550 Forest Avenue 04101 207-771-2851

A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Cumberland County, Maine. The federal VA, as well as local Cumberland County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Cumberland 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 Veteran Affairs-Portland Vet Center Portland ME 475 Stevens Avenue 04103 207-878-2683

Veterans of Foreign Wars Portland ME 687 Forest Avenue 04103 207-773-8745

Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 832 South Portland ME 50 Peary Terrace 04106 207-767-2575

Windham Veterans Center Windham ME 35 Veterans Memorial Drive 04062 207-892-1159