City Funded Human Services
Seeking Requests for Proposals
The City of Bainbridge Island has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) for Human Services Funding. This will be a two-year award cycle, and the City will consider funding for activities in both 2019 and 2020. The deadline for submissions is 4:00 p.m. on Friday, September 28. Late proposals will not be accepted.
Potential applicants are invited to attend an informational meeting on Thursday, August 30, 2018 at 10:00 am at the City Hall Council Conference Room. Attendance is not required to apply for funding.
Click here to view Frequently Asked Questions.
All submissions will be reviewed by the Human Services Funding Advisory Committee.
If you have questions regarding the RFP please contact Deputy City Manager Morgan Smith at 206.842.2545 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Download the Request for Proposals for Human Services Funding.
Thursday, August 30 (10am) - Preapplication Application Session for Interested Applicants
Friday, September 28 - Application Deadline (no later than 4pm)
Monday, October 15 (5pm) - Proposal Presentations
November/December (TBD) - HSFAC Funding Recommendation
December (TBD) - City Council Approval of 2019-30 HSF Award
December (TBD) - Notify Applicants
*All meetings will be held at City Hall, 280 Madison Avenue North, Bainbridge Island, WA*
On an annual basis, the City of Bainbridge Island provides significant financial support to local nonprofit organizations to support human services programs in the community.
The City uses a two-year funding cycle to solicit proposals from local non-profits seeking City funding for human services activities that serve the residents of Bainbridge Island.
Members of the Human Services Funding Advisory Committee (HSFAC) review funding proposals and develop a recommendation. This recommendation is submitted to the City Council for consideration and approval.
For more information on the Human Services Funding Advisory Committee, please visit their webpage.
Community Needs Assessment
In 2016, the City commissioned a community needs assessment to inform the City's funding for human services (PDF).
2017 to 2018 Funding Cycle
In late 2016, the City of Bainbridge Island issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) for 2017-18 Human Services Funding (PDF). The Human Services Funding Advisory Committee developed a funding recommendation (PDF) which the City Council approved on December 13, 2016.
The City also developed a report to capture feedback on the 2017-18 award process (PDF).
| 2018 |
|Bainbridge Island Child Care Centers - Support Services (PDF)||$ 32,650||$22,000||$ 32,650||$22,000|
|Bainbridge Island Senior Community Center (PDF)||$ 55,000||$19,500||$ 55,000||$19,500|
|Bainbridge Island Special Needs Foundation (PDF)||$ 15,000||$13,500||$ 16,000||$14,500|
|Boys & Girls Club of Bainbridge Island (PDF)||$ 50,000||$36,500||$ 50,000||$36,500|
|Bainbridge Youth Services (PDF)||$ 73,000||$51,500||$ 75,700||$53,500|
|Helpline (PDF)||$ 41,000||$21,500||$ 43,000||$22,500|
|Housing Resources Bainbridge (Home Finding) (PDF)||$ 23,500||$14,500||$ 25,000||$15,500|
|Housing Resources Bainbridge (Independent Living) (PDF)||$ 65,000||$49,500||$ 70,000||$53,500|
|Island Volunteer Caregivers (PDF)||$ 29,500||$25,500||$ 29,500||$25,500|
|Kitsap Community Resources (PDF)||$ 64,000||$31,500||$ 66,000||$32,500|
|Smile Partners (PDF)||$ 12,000||$10,500||$ 13,200||$11,500|
|YWCA Kitsap County (PDF)||$ 86,215||$28,500||$ 85,715||$28,500|
2016 Funding Cycle and Final Reports
|Bainbridge Island Child Care Centers Services (PDF)||Report (PDF)||$ 58,560||$ 32,650|
|Bainbridge Island Special Needs Foundation (PDF)||Report (PDF)||$ 15,000||$ 13,150|
|Bainbridge Youth Services (PDF)||Report (PDF)||$ 90,000||$ 54,150|
|Boys and Girls Club of BI (PDF)||Report (PDF)||$ 50,000||$ 46,650|
|Hope House (PDF)||$ 6,000||$ 6,000|
|Housing Resources Bainbridge (Home Finding) (PDF)||Report (PDF)||$ 20,000||$ 20,000|
|Housing Resources Bainbridge (Independent Living) (PDF)||Report (PDF)||$ 50,000||$ 50,000|
|Island Volunteer Caregivers (PDF)||Report (PDF)||$ 29,500||$ 29,500|
|Kitsap Community Resources (PDF)||Report (PDF)||$ 52,750||$ 36,500|
|Kitsap Sexual Assault Center (PDF)||Report (PDF)||$ 45,194||$ 27,000|
|Washington Smile Partners (PDF)||Report (PDF)||$ 14,400||$ 14,400|