2022 Request for Proposal OCFS Seasonal

The Madison County Youth Bureau is now accepting funding proposals from community-based non-profit organizations, public agencies, and Madison County municipalities to provide services to the youth of Madison County during 2022 utilizing Madison County Youth Bureau/ New York State Office of Children and Family Services (OCFS) Youth Development Program funds. Applications are for seasonal programs, July through December 2022. 

Eligible programs must provide community-level services designed to promote positive youth development and respond to locally identified youth needs in Madison County. Applicants should reference the Request for Proposals (RFP) Program Guidelines and Appendices for parameters of funding and expectations, the Youth Bureau’s Teen Assessment Project Survey Report, and youth related county data. 

Limited seasonal funds are available and must be used for the delivery of services throughout the program period beginning July 1st and ending December 31st, 2022. Eligible programs must be outcome based and provide quantifiable and verifiable indicators by which program performance will be measured. All programs seeking funding must track outcome measures for the service, opportunity and support the program is addressing. 

Proposals for seasonal funding must be submitted to the Madison County Youth Bureau by 12:00 p.m., Monday, May 2nd. No proposals received after this date/time will be considered. RFP instructions are available below .

All those interested in submitted a proposal must contact the Youth Bureau Director, Tina Louis, (315) 366-2574, tina.louis@dfa.state.ny.us, by 12:00 p.m., April 22nd. All questions should be directed by e-mail to tina.louis@dfa.state.ny.us. All answers to questions raised will be posted to the Youth Bureau webpage by April 25th.