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13299 Ware County, Ga.

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U.S. Georgia Ware
Population 308,745,538 9,687,653 36,340
Total recovery funding $522,082,377,600 $13,793,005,173 $34,428,741
Funding per Capita $1,691 $1,424 $947
Unemployment
7/2008
6.2
6.6
6.9
7/2009
+3.6
9.8
+3.6
10.2
+4.3
11.2
7/2010
-0.2
9.6
+0.0
10.2
+0.3
11.5
7/2011
-0.6
9.0
+0.1
10.3
+0.9
12.4
7/2012
-0.9
8.1
-0.6
9.7
-0.5
11.9
Unemployment Rate, 7/08 – 7/12

This site was updated in September 2012. It includes recipient-reported data through the second quarter of 2012, which was released in July 2012.

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Funding by Federal Agency and Department

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Education, Department of $13,705,006
Health and Human Services, Department of $6,164,410
Energy, Department of $4,781,011
Commerce, Department of $2,462,975
Social Security Administration $1,926,750
Agriculture, Department of $1,699,870
Housing and Urban Development, Department of $1,345,574
Transportation, Department of $1,077,366
Small Business Administration $483,000
Justice, Department of $425,673
Environmental Protection Agency $261,143
Employment and Training Administration $58,749
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers $37,215

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Projects

Stimulus contracts, grants and loans in Ware County, Ga. Data last updated on September 2012.
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Note: For some programs where states do not report where money will be distributed across the state, we do not have the allocation for individual counties. Those programs include: Medicaid, unemployment benefits and food stamps. Those amounts are included in the totals for where the state agency receiving that money is located.

Amount refers to both the amount of stimulus funding going toward the project and the face value of the loan.

Recipient Amount Type Description Federal Dept./Agency Date
CONCERTED SERVICES, INC. $4,405,277 Grant Weatherization Assistance for Low-Income Persons GeorgiaG??s Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) provides weatherization retrofits to increase the energy efficiency of dwellings owned or occupied by low-income persons, reducing their total residential expenditures, and improving their health and ... Show more
This spending item is part of a $124,756,312 allocation. See details
Energy, Department of / National Energy Technology Laboratory 6/25/2009
WARE COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION $4,008,311 Grant State Fiscal Stabilization Fund (SFSF) - Education State Grants, Recovery Act Education Fund- for the support of public elementary, secondary, and postsecondary education, as, applicable, early childhood education program and services.
This spending item is part of a $1,260,799,095 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 5/08/2009
CONCERTED SERVICES, INC. $2,850,556 Grant ARRA - Early Head Start Early Head Start FY09 ARRA Expansion The purpose of this award is to expand Early Head Start services to 100 additional low income children than are now being served by this agency. To implement this program some facility renovations were required, sta Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration for Children and Families 12/01/2009
GEORGIA PARTNERSHIP FOR TELEHEALTH, INC. $2,462,975 Grant Broadband Technology Opportunities Program (BTOP) To address poor health and lack of high quality health care in rural Georgia communities, Georgia Partnership for TeleHealth is proposing a training and outreach program for residents and healthcare providers to improve health and healthcare delivery ... Show more Commerce, Department of / National Institute of Standards and Technology 9/13/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $1,875,000 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 6/30/2009
CONCERTED SERVICES, INC. $1,598,413 Grant ARRA - Community Services Block Grant ARRA Supplemental Funding for the Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) Program: The CSBG ARRA grant was primarily used to prevent homelessness and provide employment and employment supports.
This spending item is part of a $26,896,180 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration for Children and Families 4/10/2009
WARE COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION $1,492,541 Grant Title I Grants to Local Educational Agencies, Recovery Act Title I, Part A, is a formula grant program that provides financial assistance to LEAs and schools with high numbers or high percentages of poor children to help ensure that all children meet challenging state academic standards.
This spending item is part of a $351,008,292 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 8/31/2009
TECHNICAL & ADULT EDUCATION GEORGIA DEPARTME $1,246,943 Direct P Federal Pell Grant Program GRANT PROGRAM Education, Department of / DOED - Student Financial Assistance Programs 4/02/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $1,167,138 Loan Very Low to Moderate Income Housing Loans - Guaranteed Single Family Housing Guaranteed Loans - ARRA Agriculture, Department of / Rural Housing Service 7/31/2009
WARE COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION $1,110,046 Grant Special Education Grants to States, Recovery Act The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) 2004, Section 611 ensures that all children with disabilities have available to them a free appropriate public education (FAPE) in the least restrictive environment that emphasizes special educatio... Show more
This spending item is part of a $313,758,336 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 4/01/2009
WARE COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION $1,110,046 Grant Special Education Grants to States, Recovery Act The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) 2004, Section 611 ensures that all children with disabilities have available to them a free appropriate public education (FAPE) in the least restrictive environment that emphasizes special educatio... Show more
This spending item is part of a $313,758,336 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 4/01/2009
PUBLIC HEALTH, GEORGIA DEPT OF $1,042,860 Grant Special Education - Grants for Infants and Families, Recovery Act Assist districts in the implementation of a statewide, comprehensive, coordinated, multidisciplinary, interagency system of early intervention services for infants and toddlers with disabilities and their families. Please note that $7,... Show more
This spending item is part of a $8,469,577 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 8/31/2009
WAYCROSS HOUSING AUTHORITY $1,000,597 Grant Public Housing Capital Fund Stimulus (Formula) Recovery Act Funded CONDUCT MODERNIZATION AT VARIOUS PUBLIC HOUSING DEVELOPMENTS AND INSTALLING SECURITY FENCING/CAMERAS. MODERNIZATION WORK INCLUDES BATH/SHOWER UPGRADES, UPGRADING ELECTRICAL FIXTURES AND INSTALLING ENERGY EFFICIENT EXTERIOR DOORS Housing and Urban Development, Department of 3/18/2009
TRANSPORTATION, GEORGIA DEPARTMENT OF $988,516 Grant Highway Planning and Construction Highway Infrastructure Investment Grants Transportation, Department of / Federal Highway Administration 4/20/2009
TECHNICAL COLLEGE SYSTEM OF GEORGIA $738,393 Grant State Fiscal Stabilization Fund (SFSF) - Education State Grants, Recovery Act Education Fund- for the support of public elementary, secondary, and postsecondary education, as, applicable, early childhood education program and services.
This spending item is part of a $1,260,799,095 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 5/08/2009
Waycross College Foundation, Inc. $706,262 Grant State Fiscal Stabilization Fund (SFSF) - Education State Grants, Recovery Act Education Fund- for the support of public elementary, secondary, and postsecondary education, as, applicable, early childhood education program and services.
This spending item is part of a $1,260,799,095 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 5/08/2009
STATE OF GEORGIA $539,558 Direct P Federal Pell Grant Program GRANT PROGRAM Education, Department of / DOED - Student Financial Assistance Programs 7/26/2010
CONCERTED SERVICES, INC. $511,078 Grant ARRA - Head Start Cost Of Living Adjustment and Quality Improvement Project. The purpose of this project is to award each staff person a salary Cost of Living Adjustment and improve several centers to meet day care licensing standards. Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration for Children and Families 6/08/2009
Ankle & Foot Associates $433,000 Loan 504 Certified Development Loans TO ASSIST SMALL BUSINESS CONCERNS BY PROVIDING LONG TERM FINANCING THROUGH THE SALE OF DEBENTURES TO THE PRIVATE SECTOR Small Business Administration 11/05/2009
TECHNICAL COLLEGE SYSTEM OF GEORGIA $424,360 Direct P Federal Pell Grant Program GRANT PROGRAM Education, Department of / DOED - Student Financial Assistance Programs 4/22/2009
MCKINNEY COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER INC $421,080 Grant ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] The purpose of the CIP grant is to construct a facility on the main campus of McKinney Community Health Center, Inc. to provide for on-site specialty services to the under insured and uninsured patients in the service area. In additio... Show more Health and Human Services, Department of / Health Resources and Services Administration 6/25/2009
MCKINNEY COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER, INC. $421,080 Grant ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Capital Improvement Project (CIP) Health and Human Services, Department of / Health Resources and Services Administration 6/29/2009
TECHNICAL COLLEGE SYSTEM OF GEORGIA $399,497 Direct P Federal Pell Grant Program GRANT PROGRAM Education, Department of / DOED - Student Financial Assistance Programs 5/12/2010
STATE OF GEORGIA $346,347 Direct P Federal Pell Grant Program GRANT PROGRAM Education, Department of / DOED - Student Financial Assistance Programs 5/12/2010
WARE, COUNTY OF $332,542 Grant Recovery Act - Eward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program/ Grants to States and Territories BJA FY 09 Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant. The JAG Program allows states and local governments to support a broad range of activities to prevent and control crime and improve... Show more
This spending item is part of a $36,210,659 allocation. See details
Justice, Department of 5/19/2009
WOODARD CONSTRUCTION COMPANY, INC. $287,017 Grant Community Development Block Grant ARRA Entitlement Grants (CDBG-R)(Recovery Act Funded) Community Development Block Grant Recovery (CDBG-R) Funding from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 Housing and Urban Development, Department of 7/28/2009
WAYCROSS, CITY OF $282,834 Grant Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant Program (EECBG) The purpose of this award is to provide funding to assist local governments in creating and implementing strategies to improve energy efficiciency and reduce fossil fuel emissions in a manner that is environmentally sustainable and that m... Show more
This spending item is part of a $21,630,700 allocation. See details
Energy, Department of / Golden Field Office 9/14/2009
STATE OF GEORGIA $201,599 Direct P Federal Pell Grant Program GRANT PROGRAM Education, Department of / DOED - Student Financial Assistance Programs 7/22/2009
MCKINNEY COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER, INC. $160,006 Grant ARRA Health Center Integrated Services Development Initiative[g1] Dental funding to upgrade equipment and add employees. This is the last quarter for this funding. Health and Human Services, Department of / Health Resources and Services Administration 3/27/2009
WAYCROSS, CITY OF $134,000 Grant Capitalization Grants for Clean Water State Revolving Funds Funding through this program provides assistance to local governments for wastewater, nonpoint source, and estuary projects for the improvement of water quality in Georgia as aligned with the objectives of the federal Clean Water Act of 1972... Show more
This spending item is part of a $84,336,750 allocation. See details
Environmental Protection Agency 6/08/2009
WAYCROSS, CITY OF $127,143 Grant Capitalization Grants for Clean Water State Revolving Funds Funding through this program provides assistance to local governments for wastewater, nonpoint source, and estuary projects for the improvement of water quality in Georgia as aligned with the objectives of the federal Clean Water Act of 1972... Show more
This spending item is part of a $84,336,750 allocation. See details
Environmental Protection Agency 6/08/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $115,000 Loan Very Low to Moderate Income Housing Loans - Direct SECTION 502 SINGLE FAMILY HSNG DIRECT LN - 2009 ARRA Agriculture, Department of / Rural Housing Service 2/28/2010
Okefenokee Botanicals Inc $113,263 Grant Recovery Act of 2009: Wildland Fire Management This project will continue efforts by landowners adjacent to the Okefenokee Wildlife Refuge to create a wildfire resilient buffer surrounding the Okefenokee Swamp. Efforts will include forest fuel reduction techniques and forest management practices that... Show more
This spending item is part of a $3,589,000 allocation. See details
Agriculture, Department of / Forest Service 8/25/2009
SOUTHERN GEORGIA REGIONAL COMMISSION $98,422 Grant Aging Congregate Nutrition Services for States ARRA provided funding for Congregate Nutrition Services. Established in 1972 under the Older Americans Act, the program provides meals to older Americans in congregate facilities such as senior centers, adult day centers, and faith-based settings.
This spending item is part of a $1,625,678 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration on Aging 3/18/2009
TECHNICAL COLLEGE SYSTEM OF GEORGIA $98,000 Grant Rural Business Enterprise Grants - ARRA Provide trained commercial truck drivers utilizing modern equipment to place in the workforce. Agriculture, Department of / Rural Business Cooperative Service 9/24/2009
WARE COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION $93,538 Grant Education Technology State Grants, Recovery Act The Ed Tech ARRA funds provide an unprecedented opportunity to implement 21st century classrooms using innovative strategies that enhance instruction, facilitate teaching and learning, and improve student achievement. The 21st Century STEM Labs grant wi... Show more
This spending item is part of a $22,044,403 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 7/24/2009
WAYCROSS, CITY OF $93,131 Grant Recovery Act - Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant (JAG) Program / Grants To Units Of Local Government The award has been utilized to enhance video recording and clarification capabilities. Justice, Department of 6/02/2009
HEERY INTERNATIONAL, INC. $92,900 Grant State Energy Program State Energy Program: The grant funds were used to retrofit state government facilities with new energy saving equipment and improvements, update the state energy building codes and increase local government compliance, provide competitive grant opportuni
This spending item is part of a $82,495,000 allocation. See details
Energy, Department of / National Energy Technology Laboratory 7/02/2009
PUBLIC HEALTH, GEORGIA DEPT OF $89,583 Grant Special Education - Grants for Infants and Families, Recovery Act Assist districts in the implementation of a statewide, comprehensive, coordinated, multidisciplinary, interagency system of early intervention services for infants and toddlers with disabilities and their families. Please note that $7,... Show more
This spending item is part of a $7,455,914 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 9/26/2011
WARE COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION $59,797 Grant Title I Grants to Local Educational Agencies, Recovery Act Title I, Part A, is a formula grant program that provides financial assistance to LEAs and schools with high numbers or high percentages of poor children to help ensure that all children meet challenging state academic standards.
This spending item is part of a $351,008,292 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 8/31/2009
SOUTHERN GEORGIA REGIONAL COMMISSION $58,749 Grant Senior Community Service Employment Program ARRA provided funding to support additional training and employment opportunities for unemployed low income seniors.
This spending item is part of a $526,680 allocation. See details
Employment and Training Administration 2/17/2009
WARE COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION $58,610 Grant Child Nutrition Discretionary Grants Limited Availability The grant is competative and allows approved schools participating in the National School Lunch Program to increase the efficiency of their food service operations by providing fund to purchase equipment.
This spending item is part of a $4,420,793 allocation. See details
Agriculture, Department of / Food and Nutrition Service 6/11/2009
TERRACE GARDEN/CONCERTED SRVC $57,960 Direct P Section 8 Housing Assistance Payments Program Special Allocations (Recovery Act Funded) Contract Svs S8 Funds Housing and Urban Development, Department of / Federal Housing Commissioner 3/20/2009
County of Pierce $54,650 Grant Formula Grants for Other Than Urbanized Areas Invest in public transportation in rural areas of Georgia by purchasing new vehicles, upgrading rural bus facilities, procuring scheduling software and installing intelligent transportations systems technology on vehicles.
This spending item is part of a $25,649,675 allocation. See details
Transportation, Department of / Federal Transit Administration 8/26/2009
SEASONS GREENSCAPES INC $50,000 Loan 7(a) Loan Guarantees TO AID SMALL BUSINESSES WHICH ARE UNABLE TO OBTAIN FINANCING IN THE PRIVATE CREDIT MARKETPLACE Small Business Administration 10/30/2009
OKEFENOKEE TECH COLLEGE $50,000 Grant Community Facilities Loans and Grants Community Facilities Loans and Grants - ARRA Agriculture, Department of / Rural Housing Service 6/10/2009
SOUTHERN GEORGIA REGIONAL COMMISSION $48,454 Grant Aging Home-Delivered Nutrition Services for States ARRA provided funding for Home-Delivered Nutrition Services. Established in 1978 under the Older Americans Act, the program provides meals to seniors who are homebound.
This spending item is part of a $800,334 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / Administration on Aging 3/18/2009
ENGINEERING & EQUIPMENT COMPANY $37,215 Contract Burnsville Lake project plumbing & electrical parts U.S. Army Corps of Engineers / U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only 12/21/2009
WARE COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION $36,969 Grant Special Education - Preschool Grants, Recovery Act The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) 2004, Section 619 ensures that all children with disabilities, ages 3-5, have available to them a free appropriate public education (FAPE) in the least restrictive environment that emphasizes ear... Show more
This spending item is part of a $10,449,347 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 4/01/2009
WARE COUNTY BOARD OF EDUCATION $36,969 Grant Special Education - Preschool Grants, Recovery Act The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) 2004, Section 619 ensures that all children with disabilities, ages 3-5, have available to them a free appropriate public education (FAPE) in the least restrictive environment that emphasizes ear... Show more
This spending item is part of a $10,449,347 allocation. See details
Education, Department of / Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services 4/01/2009
WARE, COUNTY OF $34,200 Grant Formula Grants for Other Than Urbanized Areas Invest in public transportation in rural areas of Georgia by purchasing new vehicles, upgrading rural bus facilities, procuring scheduling software and installing intelligent transportations systems technology on vehicles.
This spending item is part of a $25,649,675 allocation. See details
Transportation, Department of / Federal Transit Administration 8/26/2009
PUBLIC HEALTH, GEORGIA DEPT OF $34,200 Grant ARRA - Immunization Georgia Immunization Program used ARRA funding to increase vaccine availability and services to adults and adolescents and increase the capacity of for data collection for Public Health Immunization data systems. The Georgia WIC program serves approximat
This spending item is part of a $1,850,152 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 9/28/2009
CONCERTED SERVICES, INC. $32,053 Grant Emergency Food Assistance Program (Administrative Costs) The intent of the administrative funds section of the Stimulus plan is to cover associated with receiving, storing and distributing TEFAP USDA donated to financially eligible households in the state of Georgia.
This spending item is part of a $2,552,729 allocation. See details
Agriculture, Department of / Food and Nutrition Service 3/13/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $28,359 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 10/31/2010
Okefenokee Botanicals Inc $25,650 Grant Recovery Act of 2009: Wildland Fire Management This project will continue efforts by landowners adjacent to the Okefenokee Wildlife Refuge to create a wildfire resilient buffer surrounding the Okefenokee Swamp. Efforts will include forest fuel reduction techniques and forest management practices that... Show more
This spending item is part of a $3,589,000 allocation. See details
Agriculture, Department of / Forest Service 8/25/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $17,500 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 9/30/2009
PUBLIC HEALTH, GEORGIA DEPT OF $15,000 Grant ARRA - Prevention and Wellness--State Territories and Pacific Islands The Georgia Department of Community Health, Division of Public Health, Healthy Communities Initiative focuses on implementing evidence-based policy and environmental changes to support and institutionalize healthy behaviors relate... Show more
This spending item is part of a $1,268,574 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2/04/2010
TECHNICAL COLLEGE SYSTEM OF GEORGIA $14,503 Direct P Federal Work-Study Program CAMPUS-BASED /FWS Education, Department of / DOED - Student Financial Assistance Programs 4/01/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $11,796 Direct P Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program Supplemental Revenue Assistance Payments (SURE) Agriculture, Department of / Farm Service Agency 11/30/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $10,250 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 12/31/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $9,250 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 6/30/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $7,000 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 3/31/2010
STATE OF GEORGIA $6,884 Direct P Federal Work-Study Program CAMPUS-BASED /FWS Education, Department of / DOED - Student Financial Assistance Programs 4/01/2009
APPLING COUNTY BOARD OF HEALTH $6,120 Grant ARRA - Immunization Georgia Immunization Program used ARRA funding to increase vaccine availability and services to adults and adolescents and increase the capacity of for data collection for Public Health Immunization data systems. The Georgia WIC program serves approximat
This spending item is part of a $1,850,152 allocation. See details
Health and Human Services, Department of / Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 9/28/2009
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $4,750 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 12/31/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $3,000 Direct P Social Security Economic Recovery Act Payments Social Security Administration 9/30/2010
MULTIPLE RECIPIENTS $0 Loan Very Low to Moderate Income Housing Loans - Direct SECTION 502 SINGLE FAMILY HSNG DIRECT LN - 2009 ARRA Agriculture, Department of / Rural Housing Service 2/28/2010