Chickasaw County Government Grants (Mississippi)

A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Chickasaw County, Mississippi. The U.S. Department of Commerce provides government grants to Chickasaw 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.

Houston Mississippi Chamber of Commerce Houston MS PO Box 505 38851

Okolona Area Chamber-Commerce Okolona MS 219 West Main Street 38860 662-447-5913

A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Chickasaw County, Mississippi. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Chickasaw 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. Chickasaw County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.

Mississippi Department of Transportation Houston MS 711 West Madison Street 38851 662-456-2329

A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Chickasaw County, Mississippi. 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 Chickasaw County supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Chickasaw County low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.

Okolona Housing Authority Okolona MS 7005 S GATLIN St 38860 662-447-5473

A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Chickasaw County, Mississippi. The federal VA, as well as local Chickasaw County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Chickasaw 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 Houston MS 515 Lee Horn Street 38851 662-456-9348