Contracting with Commerce

Request for Proposal: Creating an Equitable Innovation Accelerator

To create & implement an Equitable Innovation Accelerator (EIA), to target technology startups in the information and communication technology industry sector and at technology-enabled companies in other industry sectors. Estimated Value: $750,000 Customer Reference Number: EIA2021 Close Date: Friday, Dec. 18. Download the full RFP.

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Permanent Supportive Housing Operations, Maintenance and Services Funding

May 29, 2020 The Department of Commerce is soliciting applications from qualified owners/operators of permanent supportive housing (PSH) projects for funding of operating and maintenance costs, as well as reimbursement for the cost of supportive services offered to clients in PSH units. Qualified applicants own or operate multifamily housing projects funded by the Washington State Housing Trust Fund, or other public capital funding sources. The Notice of Funding Availability and

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Request for Proposal: Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Strategic and Training Plans

Commerce is initiating this Request for Proposals (RFP) to solicit proposals from firms to lend professional expertise, provide specialized facilitation, training and support to ensure the development of a strategic plan that will move Commerce forward in integrating diversity equity and inclusion in the work of the agency. Commerce and the director of Commerce have made diversity, equity and inclusion one of the top priorities of the agency and seek

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Request for Proposal: Low-Income Housing and Support Services

Commerce is initiating this Request for Proposals (RFP) to solicit proposals from firms interested in participating in a project to provide low-income housing and/or low-income housing support services located in the Beacon Hill, Chinatown, or International District areas of Seattle, Washington. To the extent practical, the chosen location must be collocated with other programs serving the needs of children, the elderly and people with disabilities. Commerce intends to award one

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Request for Qualifications: Advancing Affordable Housing and Education Centers on Public Lands

Commerce is issuing this request for qualifications (RFQ) to procure an organization that is well established in the areas of affordable housing, early childhood education, transit oriented development and housing development on public lands. As a foundation for other strategies, coordination across education, housing, and transportation entities can align policies to promote access to schools of opportunity. We anticipate funding of $450,000 for fiscal year 2020 and $450,000 for fiscal

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Sole Source Notices

Sole Source Notice: Commerce intends to award a sole source contract to Washington Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs

Commerce intends to award a sole source contract to Washington Coalition of Sexual Assault Programs (WCSAP). The contract will be awarded on or about Dec. 7 and will expire on June 30, 2021. The contract amount is $678,675. The contract may be amended to extend performance and/or increase funds. The contract is to actively participate on committees, work groups, task forces, and with other statewide and national partners to advocate

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Intergovernmental Agreements

Pursuant to RCW 39.34 Interlocal Cooperation Act, Commerce has made its Intergovernmental Agreements available to the public. For copies of a contract, please contact our Public Disclosure Office.

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