WORKFORCE BOARD LEHIGH VALLEY (WBLV)
SUMMER WORK EXPERIENCE PROGRAM FOR TEMPORARY ASSISTANCE FOR NEEDY FAMILIES (TANF)
IN-SCHOOL YOUTH REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS (RFP)
The Workforce Board Lehigh Valley (WBLV) is seeking proposals to administer up to an eight week paid Summer Work Experience Program for Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) In-School Youth for disadvantaged students ages 16-18 that are rising high school juniors and seniors residing in Lehigh and Northampton Counties. Subsidized employment provides valuable skill development for young people and serves as a stepping stone to unsubsidized employment. Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) Youth Funds will finance the summer jobs program for eligible youth.
Proposer(s) may be public or private not-for-profit corporations, local educational agencies, business and/or trade associations, private for-profit corporations, community based organizations, labor organizations and governmental units including municipalities. Minority and women-owned businesses are encouraged to submit proposals.
A Bidder’s Conference will be held on 1:00 P.M. EST on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 at PA CareerLink® Lehigh Valley, 555 Union Boulevard, Allentown, PA 18109.
Proposals must be submitted no later than 12:00 P.M. EST on Friday, March 13, 2020.
Request for Proposal
Attachment 1 - Application
Attachment 2 - Budget
Attachment 3 - Assurances
Attachment 4 - Checklist
Appendix 1 - Definitions
Appendix 2 - Skills and Interests Inventory Assessment
Appendix 3 - Rating and Evaluation
Appendix 4 - Work Experience Policy
MAIL, COURIER OR HAND DELIVER TO: Workforce Board Lehigh Valley, 555 Union Boulevard, Allentown, PA 18109.
Equal Opportunity Employer/Program
Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities
WORKFORCE INNOVATION AND OPPORTUNITY ACT MULTI-YEAR
REGIONAL/LOCAL PLAN MODIFICATION APPROVED
The Workforce Board Lehigh Valley, in partnership with the Chief Elected Officials of Lehigh and Northampton Counties Multi-Year Regional/Local Plan Modification is consistent with guidelines issued by the Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry.
The final plan was approved by the Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry on December 18, 2019.
To access the Multi-Year Regional/Local Plan Modification, Click Here.