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RFP Process and Anticipated Awards

Please click here for the RFP Process and Anticipated Awards document. Posted 5/24/2017

Consolidated Grant, ZoomGrant Score Sheet Available Now (Posted 5/30/2017)

RFP applicant training hand out

Hello All!

The moment we’ve all been waiting for has finally arrived!  Thanks so much for your patience while we have worked through this process.  The RFP subcommittee put in many hours to create a really great RFP and I hope you all find it easy to navigate.  The application will be open for 4 weeks and will close at midnight on April 30th.  Award notifications will be delivered mid-May after the HPPC and YVCOG Executive Committee approve the project selection and allocation of funds.

Please feel free to contact me with application questions, or  ZoomGrants Tech Support with program questions.

Crystal L. Testerman
Homeless Program Manager
Yakima Valley Conference of Governments
Office:  (509) 574-1550
Direct:  (509) 424-4695

ZoomGrants Tech Support
Toll Free: (866) 323-5404
Monday – Friday 8am-5pm
(Mountain Time)

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YVCOG ZoomGrant Applicant Training Hand out

RFP – Closed

Please see below for RFP applications and scoring cards.

Yakima Valley Conference of Governments (YVCOG) is seeking Requests for Proposals for programs that will address the immediate needs of the chronically homeless in Yakima County.  Funding is available for projects in an amount up to $100,000.00 for this purpose.  To apply for funding please go to: . The deadline for applications is March 9, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.  Awards will be determined on approximately March 20, 2017, and funding will be available thereafter.  Please note this money is available for new projects, serving unserved or underserved homeless populations immediately, and is not intended to be used for ongoing maintenance or operation of current programming.  Additions to current programming may apply for funding.  This is a one-time grant of funding outside of the upcoming YVCOG RFP process.  For questions, please contact Crystal Testerman, Homeless Program Manager at 509-424-4695 or .

Please see below the three agencies that competed for this RFP and the scoring results. Please click on each link to read more information.

Justice Housing Yakima

Transform Yakima Together

Entrust Community Services

Mini-RFP Scores – March 2017