City of Albuquerque: Public Facility Acquisition and/or Improvement ProjectDeadline: December 1, 2014
The Public Facility Acquisition and/or Improvement Project seeks public facility improvement projects designed to: 1) increase access to healthy food for persons experiencing homelessness or persons “at-risk” for experiencing homelessness, and/or 2) improve the quality of services currently being provided to support the acquisition and/or distribution of food to persons experiencing homelessness or persons “at-risk” for experiencing homelessness. Funds for this program are subject to final approval of the City Council and receipt of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Amount: $930,000 will be allocated for one or more projects.
Eligibility: An agency which is a unit of state or local government and/or an agency currently incorporated as a nonprofit corporation, duly registered and in good standing with the State of New Mexico Public Regulation Commission, which has not-for-profit status under 501(c)(3) of the U.S. Internal Revenue Service Code and which has demonstrated capability in providing the services for which it is applying is an eligible responder for award of a contract. Proposed projects must meet the CDBG definition of a “Public Facility” to be considered eligible for this funding. Programs supported, in whole or in part, with funding awarded from this RFP must be targeted to residents of Albuquerque.
Note: There is a mandatory pre-proposal meeting on Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at 10:00 am, at Department of Family and Community Service, City Hall Building, Room 504/5th floor, Conference Room.