A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Oxford County, Maine. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Oxford 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.
Bethel Maine Chamber of Commerce Bethel ME 8 ⛉ Station Place 04217 207-824-2282
Chamber of Commerce Oxford Hills Paris ME 4 Western Avenue 04281 207-743-2281
River Valley Chamber of Commerce Rumford ME 10 Bridge Street 04276 207-364-3241
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Oxford County, Maine. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Oxford 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. Oxford County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Bethel Transportation Department Bethel ME 821 Mayville Road 04217 207-824-2952
Fryeburg Transportation Department Fryeburg ME 191 Bridgton Road 04037 207-935-2646
A Social Security Office is a local branch of the federal Social Security Administration in Oxford 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 Oxford County Social Security programs. Service grants support beneficiaries return to work and access rehabilitation services. Local Oxford County offices can help with grant applications. Social Security Offices provide more information about their government grants on their websites.
Rumford Social Security Office Rumford ME 3 Canal Street 04276 207-364-3731
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Oxford County, Maine. The federal VA, as well as local Oxford County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Oxford 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 Lovell ME Smarts Hill Road 04051 207-925-1542