Culturally Specific Family Engagement

PORTLAND PUBLIC SCHOOLS CULTURALLY SPECIFIC FAMILY ENGAGEMENT Proposals due: May 16, 2017 @ 2:00 pm REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS RFP NO. 2016-2199 Portland Public Schools, School District No.1J, Multnomah County, Oregon seeks responses from qualified firms for provision of Culturally Specific Family Engagement to one or more of the populations that have been identified by the District as the highest need for Culturally Specific Family Engagement. Family Engagement is a high leverage strategy that supports student learning; Culturally Specific Family Engagement is designed to reduce or eliminate institutional barriers for families who historically have not been served or for historical reasons may not trust government systems including the educational system. Experienced firms are invited to submit a proposal for consideration by the District. The Request for Proposal documents may be obtained at the PlanetBids website, http://www.planetbids. com/ppsportal. Firms must be registered with PlanetBids to obtain and download documents; registration is at no cost. An Optional Pre-Proposal conference will be held at 2:30 PM on 4/20/2017, at the Blanchard Education Service Center, in the Mahonia Conference Room, at 501 N. Dixon Street, Portland, Oregon 97227. Sealed proposals, in an envelope clearly listing the vendor name and solicitation title, will be received by Emily Courtnage, Program Director of Purchasing & Contracting at: Bid Desk, Purchasing & Contracting, Blanchard Education Service Center, 501 N. Dixon St, Portland OR 97227, not later than 2:00 PM, 5/16/2017. For further information contact Lynn Faulkenberry at 503-916-3696. Published April 18, 2017. BT15893547

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Publication: Construction

Section: Bids

Start Date: 04/18/2017

End Date: 04/18/2017

Court Number: 2016-2199

Owner: Portland Public Schools