Funder: New York State

Deadline: 04/09/2021

Award Details: New York State Office of Children & Family Services (OCFS) announces a Solicitation of Interest (SOI) for qualified organizations that meet the criteria of a Settlement House, as defined herein. A Settlement House is an independent, voluntary, not-for-profit organization engaged in community work and social services delivery in a defined neighborhood, in a municipality of the
State of New York.

Funding for this project is contingent upon the availability of funds in the state and/or federal budget and the number of eligible applicants that respond to this SOI. Funding will be based on an appropriation which may be included in the 2021-22 enacted budget, and any such appropriation may or may not be the same funding level included in the 2020-21 enacted budget.

DUE at 4PM Eastern on APRIL 9, 2021

Number of Awards: Number of awards TBD, total funding $12,250,000, over 5 years

Target Population: The Settlement House Statewide Funding opportunity will award grants for the purpose of enhancing and coordinating activities and programs, expanding programs to serve more individuals and families, and/or promoting inter-agency coordination with other neighborhood organizations offering complementary services.

Eligible organizations must provide comprehensive, coordinated, family-focused, multigenerational human services such as childcare if for family employment, employment training, housing assistance counseling, youth development, educational services, counseling, senior services and arts and cultural activities, based on the needs of the neighborhood. Please see the Eligibility Criteria section for the definition of a Settlement House and mandatory application requirements.

Age - Adults, Age - Aging, Age - Children, Age - Young Adults, Caregivers, Employment Status - Employed, Employment Status - Retired, Employment Status - Underemployed, Employment Status - Unemployed, Immigrants - Documented, Immigrants - Under-documented, Immigrants - Undocumented, Organizations - Community Based Groups, Organizations - Not-For Profits

Eligibility:

Eligible organizations must provide comprehensive, coordinated, family-focused, multigenerational human services such as childcare if for family employment, employment training, housing assistance counseling, youth development, educational services, counseling, senior services and arts and cultural activities, based on the needs of the neighborhood. Please see the Eligibility Criteria section for the definition of a Settlement House and mandatory application requirements.

 

To be considered eligible, interested parties must complete and submit all required documents to this SOI conforming with the format and content requirements as explained. A response that does not provide all the information requested may be subject to rejection. The response should contain sufficient information to assure OCFS of its accuracy. The information provided should, wherever possible, verify that your organization meets the requirements in the Eligibility Criteria section of this SOI. Applicants must submit the required documents via email to RFP@ocfs.ny.gov no later than the deadline specified on the first page of this announcement. Please enter “SOI # 1005 Settlement House” in the subject line of the email submission of your application and identify the name of the applicant in the body of the email and in the filenames of attached documents to ensure your submission is processed efficiently. Early submissions are encouraged as late responses may be subject to rejection.



Link to RFP: https://grantsgateway.ny.gov/intelligrants_NYSGG//module/nysgg/goportal.aspx?NavItem1=4&ngaID=722