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Violence Reduction RFPs

Violence Reduction RFPs

The JAC is excited to share the City of Chicago announcement of the new Violence Reduction RFP’s are now live.

  1. Capacity Expansion for Street Outreach Services
  2. Building a Network of Trauma-Informed Victim Support Services

Both can also be found on the city’s eProcurement website. Please also see the attached press release.

KEY DATES

  • RFP released: January 16, 2020
  • Pre-Solicitation Conference: January 23, 2020
  • Deadline for questions: January 24, 2020
  • Proposals due: February 20, 2020
  • Contract start date: Anticipated May 1, 2020
  • Contract end date: December 30, 2020

More information such as eligibility requirements and program activities can be found at the link above. We also encourage potential applicants to attend the bidder’s conference on January 23rd. The time and location can be found at the link above as well.


Learning to G.R.O.W

Learning to G.R.O.W

On Saturday, October 5th, fifteen (15) certifying and certified Minority/Women/Disadvantaged Business Enterprises (MWBE), participated in the launch of G.R.O.W. (Gaining Readiness Opportunities That Work) two session cohort, underwritten by the City of Chicago Department of Procurement Services, and facilitated by Vanessa Taliferro (right), principal of AD-V Business Consulting Inc.. Continue Reading

Field Foundation Spring 2019 Newsletter

Field Foundation Spring 2019 Newsletter

We are in full growth mode here at the Field Foundation. Kyra Kyles is fully installed in her new role of Media & Storytelling Program Officer and Hilesh Patel has also settled in with our pioneering Leaders For a New Chicago Award program. Keep an eye out for our first cohort of Leaders For A New… Continue Reading