Watch the Youth Development RFP Webinar

Couldn’t make the Youth Development RFP webinar or in-person information sessions? View the webinar recording below for information about this funding opportunity and answers to questions. Resources Webinar Slide Deck Request for Proposals Have more questions? Send questions to Linda McKinly, linda.mckinly@kingcounty.gov. The final day to ask questions about this funding opportunity is August 3 at 5:00pm.  RFP responses…

Seeking school partners to expand middle school mental health support – responses due June 14

1 in 5 children between 9 and 17 needs mental health support, but less than a third of these children receive it. That’s why Best Starts is expanding school-based mental health support to more middle schools in King County. Up to $10,000 is available per participating middle school to create a plan to bring mental health support to middle schools.

Applications Open for Trauma-Informed Schools and Restorative Practices in the School Environment – Due June 26

Looking for the addendum with answers to questions about this funding opportunity? Find it here. Last week, we highlighted school staff working to bring brain science and trauma-informed practices to their schools, posing the question, “If you could re-invent school, what would you do?” The Request for Proposals to support a range of existing and new…

Requests for Proposals Open for Healthy and Safe Environments – Due April 11

Best Starts for Kids will bring together opportunities led and driven by communities to collectively create healthy and safe environments across King County. The Request for Proposals for healthy and safe environments is now available here. Public Health Seattle King County seeks proposals that focus on impacting the community in which children, youth, young adults and their…