Thursday, March 10, 2016

Submit your RFP and help Lehigh Valley Youth!

Nancy Dischinat, Executive Director, Lehigh Valley Workforce Development Board, Inc.(LVWDB)

We are looking for the best!


The LVWDB is seeking proposals to coordinate and implement a six week paid 2016 Summer Work Experience Program for Youth for 100 disadvantaged students ages 16-18 that are rising high school 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 paid work experiences for 100 eligible youth.

Proposals must address all of the following 2016 Summer Work Experience Program for Youth activities:
A. Recruitment of Lehigh and Northampton County TANF eligible youth
B. Youth Eligibility Determination, Assessment, Collection/Completion of Supporting         Documentation
C. Career and Job Coaching
D. Development, Oversite and Coordination of a Work Experiences
E. Performance Measures and Reporting

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.

Contact: Cindy Evans, Director of Youth Initiatives
Lehigh Valley Workforce Development Board, Inc.
610-841-1004 or email

Proposals must be submitted no later than 12:00 Noon on Friday, April 1, 2016.

MAIL, COURIER OR HAND DELIVER TO: Lehigh Valley Workforce Development Board, Inc., 555 Union Boulevard, Allentown, PA 18109.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Program
Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities

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