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DCHS - VSHSL Pathfinding for Native American Veterans RFP
CLOSED  Deadline  2/24/2020
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Pathfinding for Native American Veterans   [hide this]

About: The King County Department of Community and Human Services (DCHS) is pleased to release this Request for Proposal for DCHS - VSHSL Pathfinding for Native American Veterans with funding from the Veterans, Seniors and Human Services (VSHSL) and guidance from the VSHSL Implementation Plan.

This RFP will procure the program area of the VSHSL Implementation Plan’s Strategy SS 1E: Pathfinding Services for Native American Veterans. This funding opportunity will fund one entity, or a partnership between entities, to seek out and specialize in serving Native American veterans, as they are defined in the glossary of terms, along with servicemembers, and connect them and their respective families to community-based and veteran-specific services.

Please refer to the Library tab for the full RFP and associated attachments.

Available Funding: Up to $732,344 in Veterans, Seniors and Human Services Levy funds

Investment Period: May 1, 2020 - Dec. 31, 2023 (subject to change)

Bidders Conference:
Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2020, 12:30 - 2:00 p.m.

Tukwila King County Library - Meeting Room 1

14380 Tukwila International Blvd

Tukwila WA 98168

Join by Skype Join by phone: 206-263-8114, Conference ID: 5936684

The meeting room at the Tukwila Library is wheelchair-accessible. If you need any other accommodations to participate in the bidders conference, please use the Contact Admin tab to put in your request by Friday, Jan. 31, 2020.

Questions: Submit questions through the Contact Admin tab. Final day to submit questions is Feb. 17, 2020.

Proposals Due: Proposals must be submitted through ZoomGrants no later than 11:59 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 24, 2020.

Notifcation of Award Decisions: April 2020

Anticipated Contract Start Date (subject to change): May 1, 2020

The dates listed above are subject to change. The full RFP and associated attachments are available for download under the Library tab. Applicants are advised to review these documents in their entirety for guidance on the purpose, requested program models, application questions and deadlines. Applicants are responsible for regularly checking ZoomGrants for any updates, clarifications, or amendments that may be uploaded.

Eligibility  [hide this]

This request is open to nonprofit organizations, community-based organizations, tribes and tribal organizations and public or governmental agencies serving communities in King County. Small nonprofits, community-based organizations, and proposals from separate organizations applying in partnership are encourage to apply. Organizations under an existing King County contract with a similar scope of work are not eligible to apply.

Eligible applicants must meet the following qualifications:

  • Be a nonprofit organization with a 501(c)(3) status, or have a fiscal sponsor with a 501(c)(3) status
  • Currently serve veterans in King County as part of their client base, or have a clear plan to build capacity to provide the eligible services outlined in the scope of work
  • Provide culturally specific supports or meaningfully partner with culturally-specific providers or equivalent community-based entities.

Application Requirements  [hide this]

Please submit your proposal via ZoomGrants. Complete proposals must include the following:

  • Responses to Summary Questions (See Attachment A for reference)
  • Responses to Narrative Questions (See Attachment B for reference)
  • Completed and uploaded Budget (See Attachment C for reference)
  • Completed Organizational Equity Chart (See Attachment B for reference)

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DescriptionFile NameDate UploadedFile Type
RFP RFP.pdf 1/27/2020 3:41:44 PM PDF
Attachment A-Summary Questions AttachmentA-SummaryQuestions.docx 1/27/2020 3:41:59 PM DOCX
Attachment B-Narrative Questions AttachmentB-NarrativeQuestions.docx 1/27/2020 3:42:13 PM DOCX
Attachment C-Budget Forms AttachmentC-BudgetForms.xlsx 1/27/2020 3:42:33 PM XLSX
Attachment D-Technical Assistance AttachmentD-TechincalAssistance.pdf 1/27/2020 3:42:46 PM PDF
Attachment E-Boilerplate AttachmentE-BoilerplateContract.pdf 1/27/2020 3:43:00 PM PDF
Attachment F-General Terms AttachmentF-GeneralTerms.pdf 1/27/2020 3:43:24 PM PDF
Bidders Conf. PowerPoint Presentation SS1EBiddersConference.pptx 2/5/2020 3:57:22 PM PPTX
FAQ-1 02-10-2020 FAQ-1FEB-10-2020.docx 2/11/2020 8:38:07 AM DOCX
Video Bidders Conf - Audio Starts @ Min 7:37 LINK 2/11/2020 4:50:53 PM LINK
FAQ-2 02-20-2020 FAQ-2FEB-20-2020.docx 2/20/2020 2:20:22 PM DOCX

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