Alliance Institute is seeking community based organizations along the Gulf Coast to participate in an exciting four-state community engagement and health literacy project.
Grants of up to $50,000 are available for four organizations that serve the coastal areas of Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, and Florida.
Here is the introductory paragraph of the Request for Qualifications that was released on July 9th:
Deadline August 3, 2012
REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS
Community Based Organizations to Provide Community Engagement and Health Literacy Outreach for Gulf Regional Health Outreach Project (GRHOP) Along the Coasts of Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, and Florida
Gulf Coast Funders for Equity, on behalf of Alliance Institute, is requesting Statements of Qualification from interested and qualified non-profit 501(c)(3) community based organizations with annual budgets of less than $500,000. A $50,000 grant will be issued in each of the four (4) states covered by GRHOP: Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, and Florida. The grant will cover one (1) year of project-related deliverables. Fiscal sponsorships will not be allowed under this program.
The deadline for submitting a response to the Request for Qualifications is August 3rd. A full-length copy of the Request for Qualifications can be requested by e-mail.