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The WDC is seeking AmeriCorps members for multiple programs.  Click here to learn more.

 


Funding Opportunities

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.

Would you like to receive information about WDC Request for Qualifications (RFQs) and Requests for Proposals (RFPs) announcements? Enter your email address in the box below and click Submit to be added to our RFQ/RFP email list.

WorkSource Connection Site Application

The Workforce Development Council is offering the opportunity for King County organizations to apply to be a WorkSource Connection site starting on January 8th. 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 starting January 8th. The WDC offered a webinar on January 14th for interested parties and you can view the webinar slides here. The webinar is posted here for viewing. Read the press release for more information. Or apply today via the online application here.

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 info@seakingwdc.org.

Current Requests

No current requests at this time.           

 

Past Requests

Request for Proposals (RFP) #16-07: Rainier CSO Youth Services Pilot, Career Specialist

The Workforce Development Council (WDC) of Seattle-King County announces the release of RFP #16-07 to solicit services for a Rainier CSO Youth Services Pilot, Career Specialist. The pilot will help 40 young adult Temporary Assistance for Needy Families recipients (ages 16-24) successfully connect to education, training and employment.

All RFP responses are due to the WDC on May 5, 2016 by 4:00pm (PDT).

Read the RFP here.

RFP #16-07 Questions and Answers - click here

Request for Proposals (RFP) #16-06: Audit Services

The Workforce Development Council (WDC) of Seattle-King County announces the release of RFP #16-06 to solicit services from firms of qualified certified public accountants to audit its financial statements for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2016, with an option of four additional years.

All RFP responses are due to the WDC on April 29, 2016 by 4:30pm (PDT).

Read the RFP here.

RFP #16-06 Questions and Answers - click here

Request for Qualifications (RFQ) #16-05: Information Technology Support Services

The Workforce Development Council (WDC) of Seattle-King County announces the release of RFQ #16-05 to solicit qualifications to deliver information technology support services for the organization. The WDC seeks to identify information technology support providers who can deliver services for the WDC office and staff between June 1, 2016 and June 30, 2018. This service will cover a complete IT support spectrum including, but not limited to, server and network management, hardware and software support, web presence support, and assistance with equipment and software acquisition.

All RFQ responses are due to the WDC on April 22, 2016 by 4:30pm (PDT). 

Read the RFQ here.

RFQ #16-05 Questions and Answers - click here

Request for Proposals (RFP) #16-04: Unleashing the Power of Untapped Talent           

The Workforce Development Council (WDC) of Seattle-King County announces the release of RFP #16-04 to solicit proposals to deliver innovative approaches responding to the unique needs of individuals with barriers to employment and target communities of promise. Unleashing the Power of Untapped Talent seeks innovative organizations to provide career pathways for all job seekers with the ultimate goal of diversifying the workforce and supporting job seekers to develop the skills, attain the knowledge, and access the resources needed to succeed in their careers. 

All RFP responses are due to the WDC on May 6, 2016 by 4:30pm (PDT).

Read the RFP here.

Fillable versions of forms for RFP #16-04:

RFP #16-04 Budget Form

RFP #16-04 Compliance Checklist Form

RFP #16-04 Proposal Cover Sheet Form

RFP #16-04 Statement of Compliance Form

RFP #16-04 Questions and Answers - click here

Request for Qualifications #16-03: Performance Partnerships Pilots (P3) for Disconnected Youth - Seattle-King County Partnership to Reconnect - Project Coordinator

The Workforce Development Council (WDC) of Seattle-King County announces the release of RFQ #16-03 to solicit qualifications from interested parties for a Seattle-King County Partnership to Reconnect Project Coordinator under the WDC’s Performance Partnerships for Disconnected Youth project under its Performance Partnership Pilots for Disconnected Youth (P3) grant, funded by the Department of Labor. P3 offers a unique grant opportunity to test innovative, cost-effective, and outcome-focused strategies that improve results for opportunity youth.

Interested entities may submit responses until 4:00pm on Tuesday, March 1, 2016. 

Read the RFQ here.
RFQ #16-03 Questions and Answers - click here

Request for Qualifications #16-02: Performance Partnerships Pilots (P3) for Disconnected Youth - Seattle-King County Partnership to Reconnect - Local 3rd Party Evaluator

The Workforce Development Council (WDC) of Seattle-King County announces the release of RFQ #16-02 to solicit qualifications from interested parties for a Seattle-King County Partnership to Reconnect Local 3rd Party Evaluator under the WDC’s Performance Partnership Pilots for Disconnected Youth (P3) grant, funded by the Department of Labor. The WDC’s P3 grant will support the Seattle-King County Partnership to Reconnect project designed to improve educational and employment outcomes for opportunity youth.

Interested entities may submit responses until 4:00pm on Tuesday, March 1, 2016. 

Read the RFQ here.

Request for Proposals #16-01: Healthcare Workforce for the Future (HWF) Local Third-Party Evaluator

The Workforce Development Council (WDC) of Seattle-King County announces the release of RFQ #16-01 to solicit qualifications from interested parties for local 3rd party evaluation activities under the WDC's HHS-funded Health Workforce for the Future (HWF) project. HWF will build from lessons learned to enhance education and employment outcomes in the health care field for TANF recipients and other low income youth and adults.

Interested entities may submit responses until 6:00pm on Friday, February 26, 2016.

Read the RFQ here.