ELIGIBILITY FOR HMUW GRANTS/FUNDING:
Organizations must be a Certified Partner and must have submitted their application for Certification or participated in Certification Renewal by OCTOBER 31, 2017. To view resources and requirements click here.
Organizations must submit a Letter of Intent by the date listed below in order to be eligible to submit a proposal for funding.
The Heart of Missouri United Way Education and Basic Needs (Safety Net) RFP will align with the targets identified through both impact area as well as the Boone Impact Group Taxonomy of Services.
To review HMUW Education and Basic Needs (Safety Net) Targets click here.
To view the Taxonomy click here.
Request for Proposal (RFP) Timeline - Education and Basic Needs (Safety Net):
Letter of Intent (LOI)
The submission of a Letter of Intent is required in order to be eligible to submit a proposal for funding.
LOI Opens – 11/14/17
EDUCATION – To complete and submit the Letter of Intent click: The ability to submit a Letter of Intent has closed.
BASIC NEEDS (SAFETY NET) – To complete and submit the Letter of Intent click: The ability to submit a Letter of Intent has closed.
LOI Closes – 11/27/17
LOI Feedback Sessions - November/December 2017
RFP Opens - 12/11/17
The RFP has been released through Apricot, our grants management system. You will need to log in to your Apricot account to complete and submit a proposal.
RFP Closes – 1/22/18 at 11:59 p.m.
Agency Proposal Presentations – February 2018
Basic Needs Agency Presentations - February 6, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Education Agency Presentations - February 7, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
(You will receive further information in January regarding your agency's scheduled time and details, guidelines and requirements surrounding presentation.)
Site Visits – February 15, 2018 - March 15, 2018
January 2018 all agencies who submitted a Letter of Intent were contacted by HMUW and scheduled for their site visits.
Site visits will run from February 15, 2018 - March 15, 2018. If you need assistance with your scheduled site visit please contact the HMUW Community Impact team.
Board Votes on allocation recommendations – April Board Meeting
Allocation announcements – early May 2018
Education and Basic Needs (Safety Net):
First year funding cycle: July 1, 2018 – June 30, 2019
Education: 1 year with 2 renewals
Renewals available: July 2019 and July 2020
Basic Needs (Safety Net): 1 year with 1 renewal
Renewal available: July 2019