Request for Proposals

The Grundy Livingston Kankakee Workforce Board in partnership with County of Kankakee releases a Request for Proposal (RFP) under the Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act (WIOA) for youth service providers.  Services providers are being sought to deliver youth workforce development services in Grundy, Livingston, and/or Kankakee counties under WIOA.

A bidder’s conference will be held.  It is not mandatory that bidder’s attend; however, Workforce Board staff encourages all interested organizations to attend.  This is the forum to answer any questions so that all interested parties will benefit from the same answer.  After the bidder’s conference, Workforce Board staff will not respond to any questions asked in writing, electronically via email, in person or by phone. 

The bidder’s meeting is scheduled for:

October 24, 2019 at 10:00 am

Grundy Livingston Kankakee Workforce Board Office

200 E. Court Street, Suite 506, Kankakee, IL 60901

A conference call number is available for organizations to participate in the bidder’s conference which are unable to attend in person.  Organizations are to email lrussell@glkwb.com by 5 pm, October 21, 2019 to request the conference call number.  Any request received after this date and time will not be entertained. 

Inquiries regarding this RFP should be directed to Ladonna Russell at the above address or via email at lrussell@glkwb.com.  Questions must be presented in writing by October 23, 2019.  Questions other than those presented in writing by the due date will not be entertained.

A summary of all questions received from prospective respondents and answers will be posted on the Workforce Board website following the Bidder’s conference.

The deadline for submitting proposals is 12:00 pm (noon) on January 15, 2020.

Click the below link to access the RFP.

Youth RFP