A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Lafayette County, Mississippi. 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.
American Legion Post 55 Oxford MS 125 Center Ridge Road 38655 662-238-7788
Lafayette County Veterans Service Oxford MS 101 Center Ridge Road 38655 662-236-3111
A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Lafayette 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 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.
Mississippi State Housing Authority Oxford MS 900 Molly Barr Road 38655 662-236-3645
A Department of Justice operates at the federal or state level to enforce the law and ensure public safety in Lafayette County, Mississippi. The U.S. Department of Justice offers several Lafayette County government grants, including federal assistance to scholars and experts, law enforcement grants, and violence against women grants, which protect victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and stalking. State Departments of Justice may also provide grants for Lafayette County law enforcement and legal assistant programs. Departments of Justice provide information on their government grant programs on their websites.
Oxford Mississippi Department of Justice Oxford MS 911 Jackson Avenue East, 265 38655 662-234-8955
Oxford Mississippi Department of Justice Oxford MS 800 Jefferson Avenue 38655 662-281-1466
A Chamber of Commerce promotes economic development and business activity, either at the federal, state, or local level in Lafayette County, Mississippi. 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.
Oxford-Lafayette County Chamber of Commerce Oxford MS 299 Jackson Avenue West 38655 662-234-4651