Lea County Government Grants (New Mexico)

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

Eunice New Mexico Chamber of Commerce Eunice NM 1021 Main Street 88231 505-394-2755

Hobbs New Mexico Chamber of Commerce Hobbs NM 400 North Marland Boulevard 88240 505-397-3202

Jal New Mexico Chamber of Commerce Jal NM 100 West Idaho Avenue 88252 505-395-2620

Lovington New Mexico Chamber of Commerce Lovington NM 201 South Main Avenue 88260 505-396-5311

Tatum New Mexico Chamber of Commerce Tatum NM PO Box 355 88267 575-398-4633

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

Hobbs Highway Department Maintenance Office Hobbs NM South Magnum Industrial Road 88240 575-393-2692

A Social Security Office is a local branch of the federal Social Security Administration in Lea County, New Mexico. Social Security provides services for eligible people, including retirement benefits, and it also provides government grants. Social Security's research and demonstration grants fund innovative research that help manage and administer Lea County Social Security programs. Service grants support beneficiaries return to work and access rehabilitation services. Local Lea County offices can help with grant applications. Social Security Offices provide more information about their government grants on their websites.

Hobbs Social Security Office Hobbs NM 501 East Bender Boulevard 88240 575-393-7357

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

Lovington Housing Authority Lovington NM 1605 South 4th Street 88260 575-396-5416

A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Lea County, New Mexico. The federal VA, as well as local Lea County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Lea 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 Hobbs NM 609 West Alto Drive 88240 575-393-4053