Communities of Opportunity expands investments to increase civic engagement and strengthen connections

Communities of Opportunity (COO) is expanding efforts to help neighborhoods and cultural communities build partnerships that contribute to better health, safe and affordable housing, economic opportunity and stronger community connections for residents. COO will provide $3.1 million to six efforts that tap into the collaborative power of residents to improve health and well-being. In King…

Communities of Opportunity announces partnership with 27 nonprofits to improve health, social, racial, and economic equity

Communities of Opportunity (COO) announced more than $2.5 million in investments to create and sustain policies and systems that promote equity and create a more vibrant King County.  Twenty-seven non-profits will bring together fifty different organizations to strengthen community connections, economic opportunity, health outcomes and housing for low-income and communities of color in King County.…

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…

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…