June 9, 2021

REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS – LEAD AGENCY FOR YOUTH HOMELESSNESS DEMONSTRATION PROJECT

The Grand Rapids Area Coalition to End Homelessness, also known as the Grand Rapids/Wyoming/Kent County Continuum of Care, seeks statements of qualifications from interested entities to coordinate and lead the local effort to end youth homelessness in collaboration with the Coalition and other stakeholders. The selected organization will be identified as the lead agency on […]

December 22, 2020

Notice of Fund Availability – Request for Qualifications – MSHDA ESG-CV2

The Grand Rapids/Wyoming/Kent County Continuum of Care (CoC) seeks qualified agencies to apply that propose usage of MSHDA ESG-CV for costs related to providing rapid re-housing and operating emergency shelter to prevent, prepare for, and respond to coronavirus to protect the health and safety of people experiencing homelessness and reduce the risk of virus spread. […]

October 19, 2020

Request for Qualifications: Strategic Visioning and Planning

Issue Date: October 19, 2020 Proposal Deadline: November 2, 2020 at 5:00pm View the Request for Qualifications here. STATEMENT OF WORK The Grand Rapids Area Coalition to End Homelessness, also known as Grand Rapids/Wyoming/Kent County Continuum of Care (CoC), seeks statements of qualifications for professional services to facilitate a strategic visioning and planning process and establish […]

July 27, 2020

Funding Announcement – MSHDA ESG – Seeking Requests for Qualifications

View the RFQ for more information The Grand Rapids/Wyoming/Kent County Continuum of Care (CoC) seeks qualified agencies to apply that propose usage of MSHDA ESG 2020-2021 for direct financial assistance for rapid re-housing. Supportive services and case management expenses as they relate to providing rapid re-housing services are not eligible through these funds. The Emergency […]

June 11, 2020

Request for Qualifications: MSHDA ESG-CV

Click here to review the Request for Qualifications  The Grand Rapids/Wyoming/Kent County Continuum of Care (CoC) seeks qualified agencies to apply that propose usage of MSHDA ESG-CV for costs related to providing street outreach and operating emergency shelter to prevent, prepare for, and respond to coronavirus to protect the health and safety of people […]

March 9, 2020

Request for Qualifications: Homelessness Prevention Case Management

The Grand Rapids/Wyoming/Kent County Continuum of Care (CoC), is seeking statements of qualifications for homelessness prevention case management. MSHDA will provide the Grand Rapids/Wyoming/Kent County Continuum of Care (CoC) an additional $50,000 in ESG funding to be used for homelessness prevention case management. These funds may not be used for financial assistance or rapid re-housing. […]

January 10, 2020

Request for Qualifications: Strategic Visioning and Planning

The Grand Rapids Area Coalition to End Homelessness, also known as Grand Rapids/Wyoming/Kent County Continuum of Care (CoC), seeks statements of qualifications for professional services to facilitate and prepare a strategic visioning and planning process for the Continuum of Care. It is expected that the end product of the process will include guiding principles, a […]

November 12, 2019

Steering Council Nominations

As the December 12th Coalition to End Homelessness/CoC membership meeting draws near, it is time for 2020 CoC Steering Council nominations.   There are 5 current Steering Council members with terms ending this year and 2 members who have resigned. 7 seats are up for election. The Nominations Information document includes the names of the incumbents whose […]

August 2, 2019

CoC Program Competition Timeline

    Due Date Task Responsible Party   8/9/19 Local Project Applications released CoC Staff   8/23/19 Local and E-Snaps Applications Due Applicants   8/27/19 Funding Review Committee Meetings – Scoring/Ranking Funding Review Committee, CoC Staff   9/3/19 Funding Review Committee Recommendations Shared With Applicants CoC Staff   8/20/19 CoC Application Draft Posted Publicly; the […]