A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Polk County, Minnesota. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Polk 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.
Crookston Chamber of Commerce Crookston MN 107 West 2nd Street 56716 218-281-4320
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Polk County, Minnesota. The federal VA, as well as local Polk County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Polk 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.
Disabled American Veterans Crookston MN 412 Johnson Place 56716 218-281-2786
Veterans of Foreign Wars Lengby MN 109 North Main Avenue 56651 218-668-2263
Veterans of Foreign Wars East Grand Forks MN 312 Demers Avenue 56721 218-773-2481
Veterans of Foreign Wars post 1902 Crookston MN 121 North Main Street 56716 218-281-1902
A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Polk 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 Polk County supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Polk County low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.
East Grand Forks Housing Authority East Grand Forks MN 600 Demers Avenue 56721 218-773-2371
Mentor Housing Authority Mentor MN 205 Garfield Avenue 56736 218-637-2431
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Polk County, Minnesota. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Polk 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. Polk County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Fisher Transportation Department Fisher MN 37174 U.S. Highway 2 56723 218-773-7879
Transportation Department Erskine Erskine MN U.s. 59 56535 218-687-2833