Open RFP: Capacity-Building for Prenatal to Five Home-Based & Community-Based Services due April 24

Best Starts for Kids is seeking proposals from individual organizations, or collaborations among organizations, to provide capacity-building supports to service providers that are, or will be, funded by Best Starts to provide the following services to young children and their families across King County: Home-Based Services and Community-Based Services. Applications are due April 24.

Open Funding Opportunity: Kaleidoscope Play & Learn Due April 12

The request for proposals to fund Kaleidoscope Play & Learn groups is now open! In partnership with Child Care Resources, this funding opportunity is one of three Community-Based Parenting and Peer Supports RFPs that Best Starts is releasing to partner with community-based organizations to promote positive and healthy outcomes for young children and to support parents and family, friend, and neighbor (FFN) caregivers. Applications are due April 10th.

Mark your calendars for two upcoming webinars!

Join us for two webinars to share information and resources for upcoming Best Starts funding opportunities. Best Starts’ prenatal to 5 staff will discuss strategies to support healthy child development and family well-being, and share funding opportunities coming this fall. Thinking of applying for Best Starts funding? The following day, the Best Starts data team…

Coming soon: Expanding investments through Communities of Opportunity

Communities of Opportunity aims to support health, social, economic and racial equity in King County so that all people thrive and prosper, regardless of race and place. We are expanding our investments in collaborative place-based solutions and policy/systems change activities that build on the assets in communities.  In September/October of 2017, Communities of Opportunity will…

Applications Open to Support Youth and Young Adults Successfully Transition to Adulthood – Due October 5

The Request for Proposals to provide services that support youth and young adults transition successfully to adulthood by completing secondary school and transitioning to post-secondary education is now available here. This link will take you to King County Solicitations. You may enter the site as a Guest or, if previously registered, by logging on with…