District of Columbia Department of Small and Local Business Development (DSLBD)
02/15/19 2:00 PM
Grant starting at $50,000 to a Washington, DC nonprofit organization to administer a program that certifies area employers for meeting living wage employer requirements. Funding is intended to support a program administrator who will build an inclusive, innovative, and broad framework for incentivizing employers to certify.
The grant is to administer the Living Wage Certification Program, as outlined in DC Code §2-218.15, to certify employers that apply and meet the criteria of the law. In this baseline year, the administrator will establish a framework and systems in partnership with the Department, to include combining the list of employers with the Made in DC program, DC Code § 2–1208.31-6.
The funds can be used for the following program administration uses:
1. Staff time;
2. Logo development and physical logo collateral;
3. Public outreach and engagement;
4. Website and database development;
5. Application development;
6. Or, other uses proposed by the grantee and accepted by the Department
GrantWatch ID#: 185121
Applicants may request any amount between $50,000 and $125,000.
Successful applicants may apply the funds that meet the allowable uses for expenses incurred after October 1, 2018, and before September 30, 2019.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Apply at: https://zoomgrants.com/gprop.asp?donorid=2274&limited=2200
Additional questions may be sent to Kate Mereand or Virginia-Marie Roure at Katherine.MereandSinha@dc.gov and Virginia-Marie.Roure@dc.gov.
USA: Washington, DC