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The WDC periodically requests proposals or qualifications from the community as part of our commitment and duty to wisely invest our resources. These open and transparent competitions are governed by our procurement policy.
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1. Request for Proposals (RFP) No. 17-04:
Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Program Services for Adult, Dislocated Worker, Out-of-School Youth, In-School Youth, and Business Services
The Workforce Development Council of Seattle-King County (WDC) is competitively procuring career, youth and business services for the WorkSource Seattle-King County system. Qualified organizations with expertise in providing workforce services are invited to submit proposals in response to RFP No. 17-04.
Click for RFP No. 17-04: WIOA Program Services Request for Proposals
Click for RFP No. 17-04: Appendix A – Budget and Cost Proposal Form
Click for RFP No. 17-04: Appendix B – 14 WIOA Youth Service Elements Form
RFP Release Date: Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Letter of Intent to Bid Due – MANDATORY: Friday, July 14, 2017, 12:00 pm (PST)
Last Day to Submit Questions: Friday, July 21, 2017, 12:00 pm (PST)
Proposal Packages Due – RFP DEADLINE: Friday, August 4, 2017, 4:00 pm (PST)
Beginning with the release of RFP No. 17-04 and continuing through Friday, July 21, 2017, 12:00 pm (PST), bidders may submit questions electronically at firstname.lastname@example.org. A question and answer (Q&A) digest to address questions will be updated and posted here weekly in this period. Note that questions will not be answered over the phone, in person, via email, or directly to inquiring parties in any form other than on the WDC website.
2. WorkSource Connection Site Application*
The Workforce Development Council is offering the opportunity for King County organizations to apply to be a WorkSource Connection site. WorkSource Connection sites are non-financial partnerships between the community and WorkSource. There is no funding available from the WDC for Connection site development, except for signage and marketing material costs. Interested organizations may apply online on an ongoing basis. Apply today!* The application is available, here.
*Please note: We have paused acceptance of Connection Site applications until July 1, 2017 and following, as the WorkSource system and current sites (Center, Affiliate, and Connection Sites) are undergoing their recertification process. Please apply on or after July 1, 2017, and/or inquire for more information at or after that date. Thank you for your interest!
3. Unsolicited Funds Proposals
In rare instances, the Workforce Development Council (WDC) of Seattle-King County has unallocated funds available for workforce development efforts in the Seattle-King County region. If you have a project that you would like for us to consider funding, please fill out this form and email it to email@example.com.