Des Moines Human Services Committee Soliciting Applications for Funding

The City of Des Moines Human Services Committee announced this week that it’s seeking Request for Proposals for human services for the 2013/2014 year.

As a member of the Human Service Funders Collaborative, Des Moines is participating in this joint application process with 17 other King County cities.

Beginning Thursday, March 15, human services providers will be able to submit one application to any of the 18 cities online at The new web-based site is a complete grant management system that allows common reporting, contract management and data collection.

The joint application process provides agencies with an efficient method of applying for funds.

The new process will allow the city’s Human Services Committee to review and rate applications online. Committee members will review submitted applications during May and June and present funding recommendations to Mayor Kaplan in July..

Agencies interested in applying for funding can also download a sample of the on line application at the city’s web page,

For questions or more information please contact, Sue Padden, Senior Services Manager at 206.870.6584

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