A Department of Education is a federal or state agency that provides leadership, develops policy, and awards funding for public schools in Clay County, Missouri. 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 Clay County government grants issued by the Department of Education on its website.
Pittsburg Department of Education Kansas MO Prospect Avenue 64118 620-235-3100
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Clay County, Missouri. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Clay 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. Clay County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Clay County Highway Department Kearney MO 16616 Northeast 116th Street 64060 816-407-3300
Claycomo Special Road District Kansas MO 20 South Bryant Street 64119 816-452-3330
A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Clay County, Missouri. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Clay 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.
Gladstone Missouri Chamber of Commerce Kansas MO 7001 North Oak Trafficway 64118 816-436-4523
Kearney Chamber of Commerce Kearney MO 101 South Jefferson Street 64060 816-628-4229
Liberty Area Chamber of Commerce Liberty MO 1170 West Kansas Street 64068 816-781-5200
Northland Missouri Chamber of Commerce Kansas MO 634 Northwest Englewood Road 64118 816-468-6722
Smithville Chamber of Commerce Smithville MO 105 West Main Street 64089 816-532-0946
A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Clay County, Missouri. 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 Clay County supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Clay County low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.
Liberty Housing Authority Liberty MO 17 East Kansas Street, Ste 200 64068 816-792-1113
Smithville Housing Authority Smithville MO 161 County Road F 64089 816-532-3744
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Clay County, Missouri. The federal VA, as well as local Clay County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Clay 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 Kansas MO 5406 Northeast Oak Ridge Drive 64119 816-452-9861
Veterans of Foreign Wars Excelsior Springs MO 200 Veterans Memorial Drive 64024 816-630-7711
Veterans of Foreign Wars Kansas MO 7027 North Locust Street 64118 816-454-3988
Veterans of Foreign Wars Liberty MO 1100 County Road B 64068 816-781-0184
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5717 Kearney MO 301 West Washington Street 64060 816-628-4548