A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Aitkin County, Minnesota. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Aitkin 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.
Aitkin Chamber of Commerce Aitkin MN 10 3rd Street Northeast 56431 218-927-2316
Hill City Minnesota Chamber of Commerce Hill MN PO Box 51 55748 218-256-1217
McGregor Area Chamber of Commerce McGregor MN 25 North Maddy Street 55760 218-768-3692
A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Aitkin County, Minnesota. 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 Aitkin County supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Aitkin County low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.
Aitkin County Housing Aitkin MN 215 3rd Street Southeast 56431 218-927-2151
Mille Lacs Housing Authority McGregor MN 20898 360th Street 55760 218-768-3117
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Aitkin County, Minnesota. The federal VA, as well as local Aitkin County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Aitkin 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.
Aitkin County Veterans Service Aitkin MN 217 2nd Street Northwest 56431 218-927-7320
Veterans of Foreign Wars Aitkin MN 36558 410th Avenue 56431 218-927-2323
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Aitkin County, Minnesota. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Aitkin 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. Aitkin County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Minnesota Transportation Department McGregor MN 38182 Minnesota 65 55760 218-768-3043