Contracting Opportunities

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The New York City Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD) invests in a network of community based organizations and programs to alleviate the effects of poverty and provide opportunities for New Yorkers and communities to flourish.

DYCD contracts with various community-based organizations that provide services and activities for youth and low-income populations.


My Brother’s & Sister’s Keeper Youth Council Request for Proposal

Release date: September 24, 2021
 
Proposal Due Date:   October 26, 2021 at 2:00pm

Description: 
The Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD) in collaboration with the Young Men’s Initiative (YMI) is issuing a Request for Proposals for My Brother’s & Sister’s Keeper Youth Council program which will serve up to thirty young people aged 14 to 24. Begun in 2012 as a pilot program, formerly the Mayor’s Youth Leadership Council (MYLC), the program offered a small group of twenty high school students the opportunity to formulate a change agenda for the City of New York (City) in a policy area of their choice and to present their recommendations to the mayor.

Pre-proposal conference Replay:   https://youtu.be/fEO-IlrC8ig
Pre-proposal conference Presentation: PowerPoint (PDF)

Proposal submission:   Deadline October 26, 2021 at 2:00pm

If you are interested in obtaining or applying to any of the above RFPs, you may do so via the PASSPort system.  All proposals must be submitted using the PASSPort system

Neighborhood Development Area Request for Proposal

Release date: March 4, 2021

Due Date:   Deadline has been extended to June 28th, 2021 at 2:00pm

Description: 

The New York City Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD) invests in a network of community-based organizations and programs to alleviate the effects of poverty and provide opportunities for New Yorkers and communities to flourish. As the City’s Community Action Agency, DYCD is the recipient of federal Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) funds through the State of New York and is responsible for distributing funding for programs on a local level in accordance with the goals of the CSBG statute. In order to maximize the impact of CSBG funding, DYCD targets programs to low income communities, which it designates as Neighborhood Development Areas (NDA). Each NDA is represented by a Neighborhood Advisory Board (NAB) which conducts needs assessments for social services in their NDAs. According to the priorities identified by the NABs, DYCD is releasing eight (8) Request for Proposals (RFP)  which will seek qualified organizations to provide a range of services as outlined in the RFPs.

To learn more about the priorities and RFPs released, please click the link below: https://passport.cityofnewyork.us/page.aspx/en/rfp/request_browse_public

Please click each NDA RFP below for further information.  If you are interested in attending an upcoming pre-proposal conference, you must register prior to receiving a link to attend the conference. 

A pre-proposal conference which will cover all eight RFPs will be held on March 22, 2021 at 2:00pm.  To register for this session,  please click this link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMpcu6upzMrE9znibNuQkFweenzXkzGNKGj













Pre-proposal conference: March 26, 2021 at 2:00 PM
https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMlf-qrrjwqGNN0RX3YJdptcxjG8krCBafy


Proposal submission- If you are interested in obtaining or applying to any of the above RFPs, you may do so via the PASSPort system.  All proposals must be submitted using the PASSPort system.

Youth Workforce Development Programs Payroll System

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The Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD) is looking for your feedback on the Youth Workforce Payroll System through a Request for Information (RFI) issued in the PASSPort system.  Responses to the RFI will assist in determining the provider landscape who can provide a Payroll system to support DYCD’s various youth workforce programs. The payroll system should be youth friendly with the functionality and capacity to ensure reliable and efficient transfer of payments, in the form of wages and/or stipends, to participating youth on a weekly and/or bi-weekly basis. It must also ensure that all tax withholdings and other state, local and federal requirements are met, including 1099 and W2 forms. In addition, the system must be able to comply with orders to withhold wages, such as for child support or other wage garnishments, including corresponding with necessary City or State agencies and sending withholdings to the appropriate payees.


If interested in accessing the RFI and to respond,  please visit the PASSPort system.  Responses must be completed in the Manage Responses tab of PASSPort and submitted no later than May 26, 2021 at 2pm. Vendor resources and materials can be found at the link below under the Finding and Responding to RFx heading.


If you need additional assistance with PASSPort, please contact the MOCS Service Desk at Help@mocs.nyc.gov.

Beacon Truman Re-Issue  Request for Proposal

Release Date: February 18, 2021

Pre-proposal Conference:  March 1, 2021 at 3:00pm. It will take place remotely via zoom. Please register using the following link: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZUufuytrzMtHNDiWDAoSjRcDfDzvHgzXE_v

 

Proposal Due Date is: March 19, 2021, at 2:00pm

Description:

Through this Request for Proposals (RFP) the Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD) will award one contract to a qualified nonprofit organization to operate a Beacon Community Center program at the Harry S. Truman High School located at 750 Baychester Ave, Bronx, NY 10475 (Beacon).

 

Proposal submission – Deadline March 19, 2021, at 2:00pm
All proposals must be submitted through 
PASSPort,  additional information can be viewed via this link: 

https://passport.cityofnewyork.us/page.aspx/en/bpm/process_manage_extranet/1302


Upcoming RFP Releases

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