The County of Erie, New York (the “County”) and the Erie County Youth Bureau is currently seeking proposals from qualified agencies interested in providing Summer Primetime Programming to at-risk youth ages 5-20 residing in Erie County. The purpose of this document is to present interested parties with information to prepare and submit a proposal to provide these services. Proposers are invited to respond to this request. It is the County's intent to select the Proposer(s) that provides the best solution for the County's needs. This document will inform the service delivery network of basic requirements that Erie County uses as part of its standard contract process. All applicants, including those agencies currently under contract with the Erie County Department of Social Services to provide these Youth Development Services, must participate in this selection process in order to be considered for continued funding. The County reserves the right to amend this RFP reject any or all of the proposals, or any part thereof, submitted in response to this RFP, and reserves the right to waive any irregularities or informalities, if such action is deemed to be in the best interest of the County. The County reserves the right to request additional information from any Proposer, and to award negotiated contracts to one or more Proposer This RFP is not intended and shall not be construed to commit the County to pay any costs incurred in connection with any proposal or to procure or contract with any firm. The County will only contract with firms that do not discriminate against employees or applicants for employment because of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status or any other status protected by New York State and Federal laws.
An informational meeting will be held:
Tuesday, February 27th 2018 at 10:30am -12pm
True Bethel Baptist Church - 907 E. Ferry St Buffalo, NY 14211