A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Lafayette County, Missouri. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Lafayette 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.
Concordia Missouri Chamber of Commerce Concordia MO 618 South Main Street 64020 660-463-2228
Higginsville Chamber-Commerce Higginsville MO 1813 North Main Street 64037 660-584-3030
Lexington Area Chamber of Commerce Lexington MO 1029 Franklin Avenue 64067 660-259-3082
Odessa Missouri Chamber of Commerce Odessa MO 309 Park Lane 64076 816-633-4044
A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Lafayette 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 Lafayette County supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Lafayette County low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.
Higginsville Housing Authority Higginsville MO 419 Fairground Avenue 64037 660-584-3911
Lexington Housing Authority Lexington MO 2215 Aull Lane 64067 660-259-4232
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Lafayette County, Missouri. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Lafayette 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. Lafayette County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Lafayette County Bridge Maintenance Higginsville MO 19717 North Outer Road 64037 660-584-8668
Lafayette County Road District Higginsville MO 21530 Elm Grove Road 64037 660-584-2221
Missouri Department Of Transportation Odessa MO 7353 Outer Road 64076 816-230-7712
Missouri Department of Transportation Higginsville MO 1201 West 22nd Street 64037 660-584-7622
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Lafayette County, Missouri. The federal VA, as well as local Lafayette County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Lafayette 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 Odessa MO 9642 East Old Highway 40 64076 816-633-5162
Veterans of Foreign Wars Lexington MO 3109 Franklin Avenue 64067 660-259-2977
Veterans of Foreign Wars Higginsville MO 104 West 21st Street 64037 660-584-3014