REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS (FDDC #2017-SA-14300)
DD Network Collaborative Leadership Program
The Florida Developmental Disabilities Council, Inc. (FDDC) is pleased to announce that this request for proposals (RFP #2017-SA-14300) is released to implement a leadership training program to build the next generation of top leaders among self-advocates and institutional leaders. The selected provider will utilize existing national leadership training curriculum and materials or may need to facilitate the creation of an appropriate training curriculum specifically for Florida if no existing training meets the project’s criteria. In addition to the provision of training, the selected provider will deliver technical assistance to the training participants and facilitate at least one face-to-face, follow-up meeting or training of the leadership cadre.
Individuals, not-for-profit, and for-profit agencies may submit proposals in response to this RFP. FDDC has set aside a maximum of $100,000 federal funds for a period not to exceed one (1) year for fiscal support of this RFP. The exact amount of this contract will be developed during contract negotiations.
Copies of this RFP can be downloaded from the FDDC website (www.fddc.org) or copies may be requested by writing FDDC at 124 Marriott Drive, Suite 203, Tallahassee, FL 32301, or calling (850) 488-4180 or Toll Free 1-800-580-7801 or TDD Toll Free (888) 488-8633.
The deadline for submitting written questions and letters of intent for this RFP is June 8, 2017 by 4:00 p.m. (EDT). Letters of intent are encouraged but not mandatory. Letters of Intent will only be accepted by fax, mail, or hand delivery. Letters of Intent by email will not be accepted. All answers to written questions will be posted on the FDDC website during the week of June 12, 2017. The deadline for submitting proposals for this RFP to FDDC is July 12, 2017 by 2:00 p.m. (EDT).
THE ABOVE ANNOUNCEMENT WILL APPEAR IN THE FLORIDA ADMINISTRATIVE REGISTER AND ON THE FDDC WEB PAGE (fddc.org) MAY 24, 2017. PLEASE FORWARD ALL REQUESTS FOR COPIES
OF THIS RFP TO CAROLYN WILLIAMS.QUESTIONS ARE TO BE SUBMITTED IN WRITTEN FORMAT ONLY. THIS IS A LEGAL PROCESS AND WE CANNOT ANSWER QUESTIONS VERBALLY.