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January 18, 2023

Request for Proposals: Serve Philadelphia VISTA Program Recruitment Consultant

THIS OPPORTUNITY IS NOW CLOSED. Deadline for proposals: January 27, 2023 by 5:00 p.m. All responses must be submitted to Arielle Greenwald at arielle.greenwald@phila.gov. The Mayor’s Fund for Philadelphia and the Mayor’s Office of Civic Engagement and Volunteer Service seek applications for a Serve Philadelphia VISTA Program Recruitment Consultant to support the program’s recruitment effortsContinue Reading »

January 10, 2023

Request for Proposals: Lower South Infrastructure Resilience Collaborative On-Call Services

Deadline for Proposal Submission: February 10, 2023 by 5:00pm. All responses must be submitted to mayorsfund@phila.gov and sustainability@phila.gov. All questions must be submitted by January 20, 2023 to mayorsfund@phila.gov and sustainability@phila.gov. The Mayor’s Fund for Philadelphia, in collaboration with the City of Philadelphia’s Office of Transportation, Infrastructure, and Sustainability (OTIS) and the Office of Sustainability (OOS), seeks proposalsContinue Reading »

December 22, 2022

Disbursement of Funds for Guaranteed Basic Income Program for Survivors of Firearm Violence

THIS OPPORTUNITY IS NOW CLOSED. Questions about this RFP can be submitted to mayorsfund@phila.gov and ruth.abaya@phila.gov.  The Mayor’s Fund for Philadelphia and the Philadelphia Department of Public Health (PDPH) seek qualified vendors to distribute funds to participants in a guaranteed basic income (GBI) pilot for survivors of firearm violence. The Hospital-Based Violence Intervention Program (HVIP) Coalition,Continue Reading »

December 12, 2022

Call for Equitable Community Engagement Toolkit Community Advisory Council Members

THIS OPPORTUNITY IS NOW CLOSED.  The Mayor’s Fund for Philadelphia and the PHL Service Design Studio (SDS) are pleased to share a paid opportunity for community members to participate in an “Equitable Community Engagement Toolkit Community Advisory Council.” We’ll offer up to 12 stipends to Philadelphia-based community organizers, engagement practitioners, and residents. Members will participateContinue Reading »

November 1, 2022

Request for Partners: Community Feedback on Digital Forms

THIS OPPORTUNITY IS NOW CLOSED.  The Mayor’s Fund for Philadelphia and the PHL Service Design Studio (SDS) are pleased to share a request for partners for the SDS’ “Community feedback on digital forms: Stipend partnership opportunities.” Up to five stipends will be offered to Philadelphia-based community groups who are interested in collaborating with SDS onContinue Reading »

October 21, 2022

Request for Proposals: General Contractor for the Philadelphia Agricultural Resource Center

Deadline for Proposal Submission: November 18, 2022 by 11:59PM EST. Please email a PDF of the proposal to: mayorsfund@phila.gov, ashley.richards@phila.gov, and donnel.brown@phila.gov. Questions about this RFP should be submitted to mayorsfund@phila.gov and donnel.brown@phila.gov by November 3, 2022.  The Mayor’s Fund for Philadelphia and the Department of Parks & Recreation’s Urban Agriculture program, Farm Philly, seeks to hire aContinue Reading »

July 27, 2022

Request for Proposals: Security Services delivered to the Philadelphia Marathon

Deadline for Proposal Submission: August 19, 2022 by 5:00pm. Please email the proposal and required documentation or attachments in PDF form to: marathon.contracts@phila.gov and mayorsfund@phila.gov.  All questions must be submitted by August 11, 2022 to marathon.contracts@phila.gov and mayorsfund@phila.gov.  The Mayor’s Fund for Philadelphia, the City of Philadelphia’s Managing Director’s Office, and the Philadelphia Marathon invite competitive proposals from qualified persons orContinue Reading »

July 18, 2022

Request for Proposals: Philadelphia-Wide Coordinated Computer Refurbishing and Tech Support

Deadline for Proposal Submission: September 16, 2022. Please email a PDF of the proposal to: mayorsfund@phila.gov and digital.equity@phila.gov. The City of Philadelphia’s Office of Innovation and Technology (“OIT”) and the Mayor’s Fund for Philadelphia (the “Fund”) seek an entity to coordinate a city-wide computer recycling, refurbishing and community tech support effort. The goal of this effort isContinue Reading »

July 12, 2022

Request for Proposals: Services for the Philadelphia Marathon

Deadline for Proposal Submission: See attached RFP and scopes. Please email the proposal and required documentation or attachments in PDF form to: marathon.contracts@phila.gov and mayorsfund@phila.gov. See RFP for Q+A opportunities and schedule. The Mayor’s Fund for Philadelphia, the City of Philadelphia’s Managing Director’s Office, and the Philadelphia Marathon invite competitive proposals from qualified persons or entities to provideContinue Reading »

June 2, 2022

Request for Proposals: Adult Education Landscape Analysis

Deadline for Proposal Submission: July 18, 2022. Please email a PDF of the proposal to: christine.piven@phila.gov and mayorsfund@phila.gov. Questions about this RFP should be submitted to christine.piven@phila.gov and mayorsfund@phila.gov by June 15, 2022. The City of Philadelphia Office of Children and Families Adult Education (OCFAE) is seeking a consultant to conduct a landscape analysis toContinue Reading »

May 25, 2022

Request for Information: Lower South Infrastructure Improvement Plan

Deadline for Proposal Submission: June 30, 2022 by 5:00pm. Please email the proposal and required documentation or attachments in PDF form to: sustainability@phila.gov and mayorsfund@phila.gov.  An RFI Pre-Response Meeting will be held on June 2, 2022 at 1:00pm. Please refer to the RFI document for more information.  The Mayor’s Fund for Philadelphia, in collaboration with the City of Philadelphia’sContinue Reading »

May 2, 2022

Request for Proposals: Services for the Philadelphia Marathon

Deadline for Proposal Submission: May 20, 2022 by 5:00pm. Please email the proposal and required documentation or attachments in PDF form to: marathon.contracts@phila.gov and mayorsfund@phila.gov. See RFP for Q+A opportunities and schedule. The Mayor’s Fund for Philadelphia, the City of Philadelphia’s Managing Director’s Office, and the Philadelphia Marathon invite competitive proposals from qualified persons or entities toContinue Reading »

April 27, 2022

Request for Proposals: 2022 Unity Cup Uniforms

Deadline for Proposal Submission: May 20, 2022. Please email a PDF of the proposal to: John Murawski (john.murawski@phila.gov) and mayorsfund@phila.gov.  Questions about this RFP should be submitted to john.murawski@phila.gov and mayorsfund@phila.gov by May 6, 2022. The Mayor’s Fund for Philadelphia and Philadelphia Parks & Recreation seek a qualified professional firm/company to print uniforms for the 2022 Philadelphia International UnityContinue Reading »

February 23, 2022

Grant Opportunity: Funding available for Philadelphia enterprises to support Zero Waste projects

Deadline for Applications: April 15, 2022. Enterprises may submit more than one application. Deadline for Questions and 1-1 Application Assistance: April 1, 2022. Send all questions, requests, and concerns to Helena.Rudoff@phila.gov. Calling all Philadelphia businesses, nonprofits, and organizations! Do you have a waste problem you’d like to solve? An idea for a project that willContinue Reading »

January 18, 2022

Request for Proposals: Racial Equity Consultant Services for Federal Infrastructure Grants

Deadline for Proposal Submission: February 11, 2022 by 3:00PM EST. Please email a PDF of the proposal to: Orlando Almonte (Orlando.Almonte@phila.gov) and mayorsfund@phila.gov.  Questions about this RFP should be submitted to Orlando.Almonte@phila.gov and mayorsfund@phila.gov by January 28, 2022. The Mayor’s Fund for Philadelphia (the “Fund”) and the City of Philadelphia (the “City”) seek proposals from qualifiedContinue Reading »

July 6, 2021

Request for Proposals: Strategic Communications for the Office of Children and Families

Deadline for Proposal Submission: July 30, 2021 by 5:00pm EST. Please email the proposal in PDF form to: to christine.piven@phila.gov and mayorsfund@phila.gov. Questions about this RFP should be submitted to christine.piven@phila.gov and mayorsfund@phila.gov by July 14, 2021. The Mayor’s Fund for Philadelphia and The Office of Children and Families Adult Education (“Adult Education”) seek aContinue Reading »

May 17, 2021

Request for Qualifications: A Plan for a City-Wide Cultural Resources Survey

Deadline for Proposal Submission: Applications are due June 21, 2021 by 5 PM EST. A PDF of the Application must be emailed to: mayorsfund@phila.gov and preservation@phila.gov. Submission emails must contain the subject line “Plan for a City-Wide Cultural Resources Survey RFQ Submission.” The Fund and DPD are currently seeking Letters of Interest (Applications) from individuals,Continue Reading »

March 4, 2021

Request for Proposals: Public Realm Planning, Design, and Engagement Services for the Benjamin Franklin Parkway

TIMELINE EXTENDED  Deadline for Proposal Submission: now April 23, 2021 by 5:00pm EST. The City and the Fund request that all applicants submit their proposals via drop box, google drive, or a similar file storage solution. The link to the file must be emailed to: patrick.morgan@phila.gov and mayorsfund@phila.gov. Submissions must contain the subject line “Benjamin Franklin ParkwayContinue Reading »

February 11, 2021

Contract Opportunity: Serve VISTA Equity Fellow

Opportunity: Serve VISTA Equity Fellow  Opportunity Summary: The Mayor’s Fund for Philadelphia and the Mayor’s Office of Civic Engagement and Volunteer Service seek applications for the Serve Philadelphia VISTA Program’s VISTA Equity Fellow, to implement anti-racist practices for the SERVE Philadelphia VISTA program. The role is grant-funded and offered as an individual contract (1099 vendor) throughContinue Reading »

December 15, 2020

EXTENDED Request for Proposals: Philadelphia Households Internet Assessment

TIMELINE EXTENDED  Deadline for Proposal Submission: January 29, 2021 by 11:00PM EST. Please email the proposal in PDF form to: Juliet.Fink-Yates@phila.gov and mayorsfund@phila.gov. Questions about this RFP should be submitted to Juliet.Fink-Yates@phila.gov by January 12, 2021. Responses to all questions will be posted on the Mayor’s Fund website and provided to all potential respondents. TheContinue Reading »