A Department of Education is a federal or state agency that provides leadership, develops policy, and awards funding for public schools in Jefferson 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 Jefferson County government grants issued by the Department of Education on its website.
Camp Point Department of Education Imperial MO Westminster Court 63052 217-593-7116
Hillsboro R-3 Department of Education Hillsboro MO 9661 Missouri 21 63050 636-789-0081
Northwest R-1 Department of Education House Springs MO 4300 Gravois Road 63051 636-375-3601
Wildwood OH Department of Education Pacific MO Wildwood Drive 63069 419-739-2909
A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Jefferson County, Missouri. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Jefferson 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.
Arnold Chamber of Commerce Arnold MO 110 Richardson Crossing 63010 636-296-1910
Chamber Commerce Twin City Festus MO 114 East Main Street 63028 636-931-7697
Chamber of Commerce Hillsboro MO 1803 Tinhouse Road 63050 636-586-0041
DeSoto Chamber of Commerce De Soto MO 47 Jefferson Square 63020 636-586-5591
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Jefferson County, Missouri. The federal VA, as well as local Jefferson County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Jefferson 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.
Arnold Veterans Commission Arnold MO 3675 West Outer Road, 205b 63010 636-797-9624
Veterans Commission Hillsboro MO 10325 Missouri 21 Business, 130 63050 636-797-9624
Veterans of Foreign Wars High Ridge MO 2220 Gravois Road, b 63049 636-677-1772
Veterans of Foreign Wars De Soto MO 1651 Veterans Drive 63020 636-586-9271
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2593 Arnold MO 2301 Church Road 63010 636-296-2611
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3777 Festus MO 900 Vfw Drive 63028 636-937-5400
Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5331 Cedar Hill MO 1 Lynn Lane 63016 636-285-5509
A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Jefferson 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 Jefferson County supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Jefferson County low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.
Festus Housing Authority Festus MO 1504 Robert Thompson Lane 63028 636-937-0044
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Jefferson County, Missouri. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Jefferson 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. Jefferson County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Jefferson County Highway Garage De Soto MO 2960 Lee Pyle Road 63020 636-337-5176
Jefferson County Highway Garage Hillsboro MO 5275 Hillsboro Road 63050 636-797-4016