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Notice of Funding Opportunity


The City and County of Honolulu, through its Department of Community Services, is soliciting applications from qualified nonprofit agencies for the GRANTS IN AID PROGRAM (GIA).
Approximately $7 million in GIA funding is anticipated to be available to support qualified public services to economically and/or socially disadvantaged populations, or provide services for public benefit in the areas of arts, culture, economic development, or the environment.
Interested agencies may download information for grant proposal requests online at the Department of Budget and Fiscal Services Office of the Division of Purchasing website at For further assistance, agencies may contact the Division of Purchasing Help Desk at 768-5535.

The Department of Community Services will host Nine information sessions to assist nonprofits in preparing their proposals. Each Grant Proposer must attend at least one mandatory information session regarding the requirements and conditions to receive apply for a grant.
The information sessions will be held at the following venues: October 16, 23, and 30 from 10 a.m. to noon at Mission Memorial Hearings Room, 550 South King Street, Honolulu, Hawai’i 96813; October 11,17, 24 and 31 from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Kapalama Hale, 925 Dillingham Boulevard, Honolulu, Hawai`i 96817 ; October 12, from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Kapolei Hale, 1000 Ul`Ohi`a Street, Kapolei, Hawai`i 96707 ; October 19 from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Kaneohe District Park, 45-660 Keaahala Road Kaneohe, Hawai`i 96744. Agencies should call 768-5858 to register for the workshops.

All agencies must submit their sealed proposals to the Division of Purchasing by 2 p.m. Hawai’i Standard Time on Monday, November 19, 2018, as evidenced by a date and time stamp from the Division of Purchasing. The Division of Purchasing is located at Honolulu Hale, 530 South King Street, Room 115, Honolulu, Hawai’i 96813.  

City and County of Honolulu

Pamela A. Witty-Oakland, Director
Department of Community Services
(SA1139458 10/9/18)