Grant Opportunity: City of Topeka Social Service 2019 RFP & Application

The City of Topeka will issue a Request for Proposal (RFP) dated Thursday, February 8, 2018 for applicants wishing to receive Social Service funds.

These funds are intended to increase the quantity and the quality of emergency assistance and preventive/counseling services for children and adults in Topeka.

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the City of Topeka estimates providing approximately $585,000 in funding for these grants.

Proposals will be judged on a competitive basis and grant awards will be for the 2019 fiscal year.

Beginning Thursday, February 8, 2018 the Request for Proposal (RFP) and application are available by accessing the following link:

Application Workshop held by the City on Friday, February 9, 2018, in the Holliday Building, 620 SE Madison St., 1st Floor Conference Room, 10:00 a.m.

Proposals are due no later than 5:00 p.m., Thursday, March 8, 2018.

For further information or questions regarding this RFP or application may be directed to Rachelle Vega-Retana by email rvretana.

Just a Friendly Reminder, Contracted Service Agency Programs will not have to apply in the Social Service 2019 application round.

The City will get in touch with your agency with further instructions:

Housing & Credit Counseling – Tenant Landlord, Fair Housing

KCSL – Juvenile Intake

PARS – Safe Streets


Please feel free to email me with questions or concerns.

Rachelle Vega-Retana

Grants Administrator

City of Topeka

Dept. of Neighborhood Relations

620 SE Madison St. 1st Floor – Unit 8

Topeka, Ks. 66607

Phone: (785) 368-4490

Fax: (785) 368-2546

Email: rvretana