The Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority and the Home For Good Funders Collaborative have released a joint Capacity Building Request for Proposals (RFP) for nonprofit homeless service providers and housing developers in L.A. County to request assessment, technical assistance and infrastructure support.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQS)
Eligibility & Overview
All nonprofit homeless service providers participating in the LA County Coordinated Entry System (CES) are eligible to apply. Providers do not need to operate a CES contract to be eligible.
Applications for capacity building technical assistance will be accepted on a rolling basis, contingent on fund availability. Applications must be submitted by the first of the month for review. Review of applications will be completed within 30 days of submission. Applicants will be made aware of selection decisions within 30 days of the close of the review period.
Applications for capacity building technical assistance will focus on enhancements to operational infrastructure, in the areas of operational management, leadership development, program administration, information technologies, office space, and professional services.
Applicants may send questions to email@example.com.
Capacity Building Technical Assistance Options
To best suit the unique needs of providers, three (3) options for capacity building technical assistance are available.
For more detail, please see page 3 of the RFP.
Please submit the complete application and all supporting documentation to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications must be submitted by the first of the month to adhere to submission, review, and approval timelines. For an application to be considered complete, all signatures must be physical. No electronic signatures will be accepted.
DOWNLOAD THE APPLICATION USING THE LINK IN THE BANNER ABOVE.
QUESTIONS? CONTACT RFP@UNITEDWAY.ORG
WHAT IS THE HOMELESS SYSTEMS FELLOWSHIP?
The Home For Good Funders Collaborative is excited to announce the launch of the 2018-2019 Homeless Systems Fellowship! This one-year, full-time fellowship program (July 2018 – June 2019) will place at least 5 recent graduates with advanced degrees in public agencies and offices working to prevent and end homelessness in LA County. Fellows will be embedded on current teams and engage directly in homeless systems projects related to policy and planning. The Homeless Systems Fellowship is a truly unique opportunity for recent graduates to gain firsthand experience in the public sector tackling one of LA’s most challenging and critical issues – homelessness.
IMPORTANT DATES & DEADLINES
April 15: Application Deadline
May: Interviews will be conducted onsite at fellowship placement sites
June: Fellows will be selected
July: Fellowship begins!
HOW TO APPLY – COMING SOON!
Interested candidates should apply online. Applicants will be required to submit the following documentation:
If you have any questions regarding the fellowship or application process, please email email@example.com.
Please note: Only applicants who meet the minimum qualifications and submit fully completed applications will be contacted.