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Notice of Funding Availability - Lead Poisoning Prevention Outreach and Collaboration

Friday, April 14, 2017

DOEE seeks eligible entities to conduct educational outreach activities for families with children at risk for lead exposure and environmental illness. Specifically, DOEE seeks applicants that will provide activities for Latinx, African, African immigrant, and/or Amharic-speaking residents in wards 1, 4, and 5. Applicants are encouraged to focus their programs on multiple communities. The amount available for the project is $68,000. The deadline for application submissions is May 15, 2017 at 4:30pm.

A person may obtain a copy of this RFA by any of the following means:

Download from the attachments below.

Email a request to [email protected] with “Request copy of RFA 2017-1719-LHHD-” in the subject line.

Pick up a copy in person from the Department’s reception desk, located at 1200 First Street NE, 5th Floor, Washington, DC 20002. To make an appointment, call Lisa Gilmore at (202) 535-2624 and mention this RFA by name.

Write DOEE at 1200 First Street NE, 5th Floor, Washington, DC 20002, “Attn: Lisa Gilmore RE:2017-1719-LHHD-” on the outside of the envelope.

The following entities may apply for these grants:

  • Nonprofit organizations, including those with IRS 501(c)(3) or 501(c)(4) determinations
  • Faith-based organizations
  • Government agencies
  • Universities/educational institutions
  • Private Enterprises

For additional information regarding this funding opportunity, write to: [email protected].