Pearl River County Government Grants (Mississippi)

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

Mississippi State Housing Authority Poplarville MS 300 Travis Jordan Circle 39470 601-795-2594

Picayune Housing Authority Picayune MS 821 6th Avenue 39466 601-798-3281

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

Pearl River Road & Bridge Picayune MS 110 Arbor Gate Circle 39466 601-798-7171

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

Picayune Mississippi Chamber of Commerce Picayune MS 201 Highway 11 North 39466 601-798-3122

A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Pearl River County, Mississippi. The federal VA, as well as local Pearl River County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Pearl River 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 Post 3804 Picayune MS 421 Ridge Road 39466 601-798-9932