Department of Children and Families Refugee Services
05/09/11 3:30 PM
Contract for over $500,000 per year to assist refugee youth transition into life in the United States. The overall goal of the funding agency is to ensure a smooth and healthy transition for families immigrating to South Florida. The proposal seeks organizations who can provide culturally sensitive services to the aforementioned population.
Responsibilities include, assessment, coordinating efforts with the school system, academic and career support, language development, and parenting education. Organizations should utilize outreach to facilitate easy access to offered services. Services must be provided Monday -Friday 8:00 am -5:00 pm. Partnerships with other organizations are encouraged.
Funding priorities are youth who have arrived in the U.S.A. within the past 12 months, youth whose family is receiving cash assistance, and refugee youth who have been in the U.S.A. for between 1-5 years.
GrantWatch ID#: 124736
$525,000 - $612,000
Up to 1 year with possibility of 3 one year renewal periods
Clients served must be residents of Miami-Dade County, Florida.
Solicitation Conference Call: April 18, 2011 2:00 p.m.
Conference Call #: 1-888-808-6959
Conference Call Code: 4883791#
Optional notice of intent to submit a proposal to be received by the department no later than:
April 13, 2011 5:00 p.m.
FL Dept of Children and Families
Refugee Services; Bldg 5, Rm 203
1317 Winewood Blvd
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0700
Contact: Anna Bethea
Written questions must be received at the above address by:
April 20, 2011 3:30 PM
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Phone: (850) 922-4143
FAX: (850) 487-4272
1317 Winewood Blvd
Building 5, Room 203
Tallahassee FL, 32399
Miami-Dade County, Florida