Human Services

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The Human Services Department is responsible for the management, operation, and coordination of social and supportive services for youth, adults and families. The Department oversees collaborations and partnerships with the faith-based community and not-for-profit organizations providing community-directed services to families and individuals to assist them in reaching self-sufficiency. The department also administers federally funded community development and workforce programs and manages the operation of resource centers.

Request For Proposals: 2019 Community Partnerships Program

ELIGIBLE APPLICANTS: NOT-FOR-PROFIT ENTITIES LOCATED IN SAVANNAH, GEORGIA

SCOPE OF SERVICES: 
The City of Savannah is seeking to fund programs and services to be provided under the Community Partnerships Program for fiscal year 2019. The City of Savannah is seeking to fund programs and services that assist in achieving the goals and priorities identified in the City’s Strategic Plan as stated herein and specifically benefit the residents of Savannah, Georgia.
Proposed programs and services must assist in achieving the goals and priorities identified in the City’s Strategic Plan as outlined in the “Community Partnerships Program 2019 Request for Proposals” and must benefit the residents of Savannah, Georgia.
For more information about eligible funding categories, see the Community Partnerships Program Request for Proposals on the City’s website at www.savannahga.gov/grants. To learn more about the City’s Strategic Plan Priorities, please visit www.savannahga.gov/savannahforward.
Proposals will be evaluated by one or more selection committees, and successful proposals will be recommended for funding in varying amounts from a minimum of $5,000 to a maximum of $50,000 for Community Services contracts and up to $200,000 for Homeless Continuum of Care Management.

SUBMISSION OF PROPOSALS: 
Agencies wishing to submit a proposal must use the grant application portal provided on the City’s website at www.savannahga.gov/grants. The Community Partnerships Program Request for Proposals Overview, proposal forms, and budget worksheets will be available beginning July 30, 2018.
All proposal materials must be completed and received by the City at the electronic address listed below no later than 5:00 pm on August 30, 2018.

Electronically:
https://portal.neighborlysoftware.com/savannah/Participant/Login


The Proposal Workshop for interested parties will be held:
Monday, August 6, 2018 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Savannah Morning News Building (Auditorium)