CSD Contracting Opportunities

2017 Cal EITC Education and Outreach Notice of Funding Availability

The Department of Community Services and Development (CSD) invites interested organizations to apply for the 2017 Cal EITC Education and Outreach Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA) in support of the California Earned Income Tax Credit (Cal EITC).


The purpose of this NOFA is to support Cal EITC education and outreach activities and increase awareness of the credit and the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program among low-income individuals and families.  The Department seeks to engage established organizations that maintain an existing community presence and trusted relationships; have demonstrated extensive experience conducting similar outreach campaigns; and regularly engage culturally-diverse hard-to-reach populations.


Below are the applicable documents related to this NOFA.  Potential applicants are strongly encouraged, but not required, to review the PowerPoint slides and watch the recording of the bidders conference that took place on August 15, 2017 regarding the grant application process. PowerPoint slides can be viewed by clicking the following link: PowerPoint Slides. To watch the recording of the bidders conference please visit the following link and input your information: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/9079813585990779393.




Request for Information (RFI): Community Solar Pilot 

The Department of Community Services and Development (CSD) invites interested parties to provide feedback on the design of a proposed Community Solar Pilot that would be developed under the Department's Low-Income Weatherization Program (LIWP). The information sought through this RFI will inform the development of a Community Solar Pilot program model and procurement. 

Request for Proposal: Low-Income Weatherization Program (LIWP) Fiscal Year 2015-16 Appropriation Procurement

CSD has released the Request for Proposal (RFP) for LIWP's Single-Family Energy Efficiency and Solar Photovoltaics procurement. CSD intends to award up to five Regional Administrators to provide services to low-income single-family households in disadvantaged communities as identified by the California Environmental Protection Agency.