LGBTQ Safety Initiative RFP (2023-01e)

Deadline for Submission (Extended) December 1, 2023 at 5PM PT

LGBTQ Safety Initiative

Term: 2/1/2024 -1/31/2025

Total Funding Available for the Term: $1,100,000

Please see the attached RFP document for more information on the funding opportunity.

How to Apply

  1. Attach all documents to one email for each proposal. Subject Line should state “MOHCD LGBTQ Safety Initiative RFP” and include your agency name.
  2. Send your complete proposal to before 5pm PT on December 1, 2023. Proposals received after 5pm PT on the due date will not be considered.
  3. Send proposals early ensure the ability to address any unforeseen technical difficulties.
  4. Email immediately if you are experiencing any technical difficulties.
  5. A confirmation email will be sent within 2 business days after the date of your submission. If you do not receive a confirmation email, please email

RFP Questions and Responses

Please submit your questions about the RFP in writing to by 5pm PT on October 23, 2023. We will do our best to post our response to your questions on October 25, 2023 on the MOHCD website below.

Q and A Document (Revised on 11/27/23)

RFP Timeline

Dates are subject to change

RFP Issued
October 6, 2023

MOHCD Pre-Submission Workshop (Click the link to register and receive Zoom info)
October 20, 2023 at 10AM PT

Deadline for Questions
October 23, 2023 at 5PM PT

Response to Questions Posted on MOHCD Website
October 25, 2023

Deadline for Submission (Extended)
December 1, 2023 at 5PM PT

Intent to Award Letters Sent
January 2024

Contract Term Begins
February 1, 2024

Last updated November 27, 2023