2019 Request for Applications


United Way of Palm Beach County announces the release of a Request for Applications (RFA) to implement its funding strategies in the areas of Education and Mentoring. Nonprofit 501(c)(3) organizations that are currently providing, or could successfully implement, quality services or programs in alignment with the strategies noted in the RFA are encouraged to apply for funding.

Funds will be awarded for Fiscal Year 2019-2020 beginning October 1, 2019 and ending September 30, 2020, with the possibility of renewal for two additional years.

 

DEADLINE

Applications for Fiscal Year 2019-2020 must be submitted through United Way’s grant website (CyberGrants) by 5 p.m. on Friday, April 12, 2019. Late applications and applications missing required information or documents will not be accepted.

 

ORIENTATION

Prior to this deadline, applicants are strongly encouraged to attend an orientation session.

Register at United Way’s Calendar of Events for one of the two orientation sessions being held on March 12th and March 14th.

Please download and bring a copy of the RFA with you to the orientation. Printed copies will not be available.

 

DOWNLOAD

Download the RFA for more information on the goals, strategies and success indicators identified for each of the investment areas.

Education RFA                              Mentoring RFA

 

APPLICATION

Apply through United Way’s grant website (CyberGrants).

Education RFA                               Mentoring RFA

 

QUESTIONS

Questions regarding the applications or the applications process may be submitted in writing until Friday, March 22, 2019. Phone calls are not allowed. No questions will be accepted after Friday, March 22, 2019.

All responses to questions will be posted on United Way of Palm Beach County’s website www.UnitedWayPBC.org by Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.

For Education RFA related questions, email Donna Quinlan at DonnaQuinlan@UnitedWayPBC.org

For Mentoring RFA related questions, email Gary Graham at GaryGraham@UnitedWayPBC.org

Accreditations

Contributions benefit United Way of Palm Beach County, a not-for-profit tax-exempt organization. “A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION OF UNITED WAY OF PALM BEACH COUNTY, CH802, MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING TOLL-FREE 1. 800.435.7352 WITHIN THE STATE OF FLORIDA, OR AT www.freshfromflorida.com/Divisions-Offices/Consumer-Services. REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE.”
United Way of Palm Beach County receives 100% of each contribution.