Nonprofit organizations, for-profit developers, and government agencies are invited to compete for project funding through the appropriate request for proposals (RFP) or notice of funding availability (NOFA) process, subject to eligibility requirements, funding availability, and funding cycle timelines.
Current Funding Opportunities
Funding opportunities currently available are as follows:
SDG Homelessness Prevention Services Funding for By and For Organizations
The Snohomish County Office of Community and Homeless Services (OCHS) is accepting applications for the System Demonstration Grant (SDG) Homelessness Prevention Services Funding for By and For Organizations. The completed application will be due by Tuesday, June 6, 2023, no later than 4:00 pm (regardless of the manner submitted). This funding is intended to assist households who are at risk of homelessness to maintain or obtain stable housing and avoid homelessness. This opportunity is for By and For Organizations in Snohomish County that wish to provide homelessness prevention services such as temporary rent payments, arears, utility payments, and housing-focused case management. By and For Organizations are defined by the Washington State Department of Commerce (the source of the funding) as organizations that “are operated by and for the community they serve”. You can find additional information about this RFP on the By and For Organizations website, including application materials and Zoom links to the three upcoming Application Workshops.
Homeless Housing & Services RFP
Snohomish County is accepting applications for Housing and Essential Needs (HEN) funding. OCHS is reopening the 2023/2024 Requests for Proposals (RFP) for Homeless Housing & Services to accept applications specifically for the Essential Needs component of HEN Program funding. The County did not receive any applications for HEN funding. The application deadline is 4:00 pm on Tuesday, May 9, 2023. No applications will be accepted after this deadline. Please refer to the Homeless Housing and Services Funding webpage for more information.