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King County, WA

DCHS VSHSL - Student Veteran Child Care Pilot RFP
CLOSED  Deadline  11/9/2020
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Description  [hide this]

About: The King County Department of Community and Human Services (DCHS) is pleased to release this Request for Proposal for a Student Veteran Chlid Care Pilot with funding from the Veterans, Seniors and Human Services (VSHSL) and guidance from the VSHSL Implementation Plan.

This request seeks an entity or entities to help implement VSHSL Strategy FS 3B -- to fund a pilot to provide child care subsidies to help student veterans who are parents to engage in postsecondary education.

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

Available Funding: Up to $400,000 in veterans funding through the Veterans, Seniors and Human Services Levy funds

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

Bidders Conference:
Tuesday, October 20, 2020,  10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
via Zoom:

Join by Zoom:

Join by phone:
1-253-214-8782 US (Tacoma), Meeting ID: 977 4849 9484

Passcode: 145376

Questions: Submit questions through the Contact Admin tab. Final day to submit questions is November 2, 2020.

Proposals Due: Proposals must be submitted through ZoomGrants no later than 11:59 p.m. on November 9, 2020.

Notifcation of Award Decisions: End of November 2020

Anticipated Contract Start Date (subject to change): December 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 and community-based organizations are encouraged to submit proposals.

Eligible applicants must have the ability to meet the following qualifications:

  • Provide supports to individuals, families and households in obtaining child care in King County
  • Demonstrated ability to be flexible, and understanding of current conditions that impact the landscape of child care in King County
  • Demonstrated community trust with both providers and individuals seeking child care that promotes accountability

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)
  • Completed and uploaded Geographic Service Intent Form (See Attachment B)
  • Completed Organizatonal Equity Chart (See chart in Attachment C for reference)
  • Responses to Narrative Questions (See Attachment C for reference)
  • Completed and uploaded Budget (See Attachment D)

Library  [hide this]
DescriptionFile NameDate UploadedFile Type
VSHSL FS 3B Student Veteran Child Care Pilot VSHSL-FS3B-StudentVeteranChildCarePilotRFP.pdf 10/12/2020 4:46:33 PM PDF
Attachment A - Summary Questions Attachment-A_Summary-Questions.docx 10/12/2020 4:46:41 PM DOCX
Attachment B - Geographic Service Intent Form Attachment-B_Geographic-Service-Intent-Form.xlsx 10/12/2020 4:46:54 PM XLSX
Attachment C - Narrative Questions Attachment-C_Narrative-Questions.docx 10/12/2020 4:47:05 PM DOCX
Attachment D - Budget Attachment-D_Budget.xlsx 10/12/2020 4:47:18 PM XLSX
Attachment E - Technical Assistance Attachment-E_Technical-Assistance.docx 10/12/2020 4:47:33 PM DOCX
Attachment F - King County DCHS 2019-2020 Services Boilerplate Attachment-F_King-County-DCHS-2019-2020-Services-Boilerplate.pdf 10/12/2020 4:47:46 PM PDF
Attachment G - General Terms Attachment-G_General-Terms.docx 10/12/2020 4:48:03 PM DOCX
FS 3B Bidders Conference 10.20.20 LINK 11/5/2020 3:16:10 PM LINK
Addendum 1 - ZoomGrants Technical Difficulties - 11.6.2020 Addendum-1_Posted-11-6-2020.docx 11/6/2020 4:38:35 PM DOCX

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