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Together, we can achieve the results for our most vulnerable neighbors that one entity can’t achieve alone. That's why we partner with nearly 140 of L.A. County's most dedicated and effective nonprofits every year.

There are many ways to partner with United Way. From applying for annual funding to partnering for events year-round, we’d love to hear from you.

APPLY NOW: UNITED WAY OF GREATER LOS ANGELES’ REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS

As a leader in the fight to end homelessness and poverty in Los Angeles County, United Way’s work and community investments reflect a belief that transforming Los Angeles requires a collective, community-wide effort that cannot be accomplished by any one organization. Through this Request For Proposals (RFP) , United Way encourages innovation, growth, and scaling of proven solutions through partnerships with qualified organizations that align with our vision and can demonstrate the ability to address our impact goals.

The grant period for this RFP is July 1, 2018-June 30, 2019, with an option for renewal for a second year. Funding will be determined through a competitive process, with grants ranging in size from $25,000 - $75,000.  The grants, which provide funding for general operating support, will support non-profit organizations’ whose work supports United Way’s funding priorities and the following vision statements:

  • All low-income students have a pathway to education and a career
  • All low-income families and individuals have a place to call home
  • All low-income families and individuals have the economic resources and opportunities to thrive

Prior to submitting a proposal, we encourage all applicants to read the information provided in this RFP thoroughly ( download a copy here ). To address additional questions or concerns, United Way will host two informational webinars, taking place on April 24, 2018 (register here) and May 3, 2018 (register here). United Way will provide updates on this page as available.

Questions and comments can be emailed to rfp@unitedwayla.org.

We also have additional opportunities for funding through our Home For Good Funders Collaborative, Los Angeles County Emergency Food and Shelter Program, and Southern California Wildfire and Flood Fund:

Key Dates
Application period opens:April 13, 2018
Informational webinar #1:April 24, 2018 (9:30-10:30 AM)
Informational webinar #2May 3, 3018 (10:00-11:00 AM)
Application period closes:May 11, 2018 (5:00 PM)
Award announcements:August 2018

APPLY FOR THE RFP NOW

ARE YOU A NONPROFIT LOOKING TO PARTNER WITH UNITED WAY?

There are many ways for local organizations to make a big impact in Los Angeles County. We’re looking for partners interested in supporting strategic events and initiatives year-round. If you’re interested in exploring a partnership, please fill out the form below.