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Grant to a Missouri Organization to Plan a
Conference in Support of People with Disabilities

Community Alliance Summit

Agency Type:

State

Funding Source:

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Missouri Developmental Disabilities Council (MODDC)

Conf. Date:

12/20/21

Deadline Date:

01/18/22 3:00 PM CST

Description:

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Grant of up to $30,000 to a Missouri organization to plan a conference in support of people with disabilities. Funding is intended for a project to develop an event in which diverse organizations will meet and collaborate on efforts to create systemic change for individuals with developmental disabilities.

The overall goal is to create a one day, statewide, Community Alliance Summit that would engage new diverse potential allies, stimulate learning from one another, scrutinize the intersectionality of disability and other diverse cultures, and explore opportunities for partnerships and collaboration in advocacy. The development of the Summit would be foundational work in building culturally and linguistically diverse allies to collaborate on systems change advocacy efforts and to inform the future work of MODDC. 

Through this project, MODDC desires to replicate the Pennsylvania Community Alliance Summit (PA CAS), which is funded by the Pennsylvania Developmental Disabilities Council (PADDC). While Pennsylvania’s event was held virtually due to COVID-19, it is recommended to hold future Summits in person or consider offering a hybrid model.

It is assumed the first year of the project would be a planning phase consisting of not only planning the event, but working in collaboration with MODDC to complete the networking and cultural engagement necessary to bring people together for the CAS. The second year of the project would be dedicated to holding the event; with the third year focusing on end of project evaluation and developing recommendations for future work.

For a list of working premises and scope of work for the CAS, see:
https://moddcouncil.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/Community-Alliance-Summit-NoFA.pdf#page=7

MODDC awards grants to organizations sharing MODDC’s vision and values for projects that are consistent with the Goals and Objectives in the Five-Year State Plan (see Supporting Documents below).

GrantWatch ID#:

GrantWatch ID#: 200091

Number of Grants:

1

Estimated Size of Grant:

The maximum amount of funding is $30,000.

Term of Contract:

Start Date: 3/1/2022
End Date: 2/28/2025

Additional Eligibility Criteria:

Qualification and Organizational Experience:

Any organization that receives an MODDC grant must be able to disburse funds for project activities and expenses, complete MODDC's forms correctly and on time, and be legally able to receive grant funds to reimburse the organization for expenses.

Applications must show that the organization submitting the application has the infrastructure, experience, and capability to implement project activities successfully. Applications also must demonstrate that the organization can manage funds effectively.

Applications should also summarize the organization's successful projects as well as work/research completed with unserved/underserved populations and marginalized communities.

MODDC funds may not be used for capital expenditures or acquisitions, contraction, remodeling, rental or purchase of buildings. These grant funds cannot be used for ongoing organizational activities, to supplant existing private, state or federal funding sources, to purchase equipment or furnishings, or to duplicate or replace existing services provided to people with developmental disabilities.

Pre-proposal Conference:

Q&A Webinar via Zoom – 12/20/2021, 1 pm CST

- Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84703623695
- Zoom Meeting ID: 847 0362 3695
- Zoom Password: 476460

An informational webinar will be held to address any questions potential grantees may have regarding the project or the NOFA process. This webinar is to ensure that all potential grantees are well informed and all have the same information. The webinar will be facilitated by the MODDC Program Coordinator who will monitor the project.

Questions submitted beforehand will be answered during the Q&A webinar. Questions will not be taken during the webinar. All questions regarding this grant solicitation must be submitted by the deadline noted in the Timeline section, in writing via email in care of Katheryne Staeger-Wilson. Questions will not be answered outside of the webinar.

MODDC’s Program Coordinator will ensure that all questions from the Q&A Webinar along with the answers are posted on the website within 48 hours.

Pre-Application Information:

The deadline to apply is 3 p.m. CST on January 18, 2022.

Timeline:
- Deadline to submit questions to be considered for the Q&A Webinar: 12/15/2021, 1 pm CST
- Grant Project Q&A Webinar via Zoom: 12/20/2021, 1 pm CST
- Deadline to submit applications: 1/18/2022, 3 pm CST
- Applicants notified of decisions: 2/16/2022, 5 pm CST

Grantees are expected to provide match contributions per state Council guidelines. Match may be in-kind or cash. The match must come from non-federal funds (e.g. state, local, agency, or private funds).

Additional information: https://moddcouncil.org/

Contact Information:

Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.

Applications should be sent to moddc@moddcouncil.org in care of Katheryne Staeger-Wilson.

All questions regarding this grant solicitation must be submitted by the deadline noted in the Timeline section, in writing via email to the above email address in care of Katheryne Staeger-Wilson.

Missouri Developmental Disabilities Council (MODDC)
1706 E. Elm Street
P.O. Box 687
Jefferson City, MO 65102
800-500-7878
573-751-8611

Funding or Pin Number:

2021CAS.04

URL for Full Text (RFP):

Geographic Focus:

USA: Missouri

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