City of Seaside- Community Based Organization RFP

The City of Seaside is seeking proposals from community-based organizations interested in partnering for the California Violence Intervention and Prevention grant (CAL VIP). The Grant Amount is approximated at $500,000 over a two year period (May 1, 2018 to April 30, 2020).

Eligible organizations are public or private nonprofit organizations including community-based organizations, faith-based organizations, and public agencies serving youth ages 10 – 24 based in Seaside and/or serving a majority of Seaside residents.

 Approximately $125,000 will be available annually to support local projects or programs which aim to reduce violence through evidence-based prevention, intervention, suppression, and/or re-entry activities. Selection of a CBO project through this process is not a binding agreement or a guarantee for funding. If the City of Seaside application is accepted and the grant is awarded, a contract for services will be executed.

Request For Proposals Information 

 Applicant Time Line

*The dates below are subject to change. 
  • RFP will be released on                                                               November 6th, 2017
  • CBO Intent to apply is due on                                                      November 17th, 2017
  • CBO proposals are due on                                                          December 1st, 2017
  • CBO proposals will be viewed and rated by panel on                 December 6th, 2017
  • Selected CBO's will be notified on                                               December 8th, 2017

Contact Information

Questions concerning the RFP or proposal process must be submitted by email to: 
  • Ashley Collick, Youth Resource Center Supervisor 
  • Email: