NHPS has extended the date for the submission of the Request For Qualifications (RFQ) application until 4:00pm on Wednesday, May 5, 2021. The extension is being implemented to provide organizations additional time to organize the requested supplemental documents and submit detailed information regarding their respective organizations.
The New Haven Public Schools (NHPS) is committed to strengthening the resources available for New Haven youth by bringing together, families, community, schools, peers, government, neighbors and connecting and focusing these efforts so that they are collective, cumulative, consistent and effective. NHPS manages a variety of state and federal grants that support these goals, helping provide a wide range of services to our students and their families, and is currently reviewing the qualifications of potential partners to help carry out future grant funded initiatives or collaborate on district initiatives.
NHPS is currently requesting qualifications for the 2021-2021 school year from service providers in the areas of focus listed below:
Afterschool Enrichment Programs
Students in Foster Care Chronic Absenteeism
Drop Out Prevention
If you or your organization would like to be considered as a partner or provider for summer programs and/or the 2021-2022 NHPS school year, please complete the Request for Qualifications form at the link below...
By Ryan O’Connor, Director of Programs, 8 80 Cities Recently 8 80 Cities wrote a blog post about open streets being a labour of love. That being the case, the 2018 Open Streets Summit in New Orleans felt like a family reunion of sorts. It was rejuvenating to see old and new friends who share our passion for open streets and are working tirelessly to create healthier, happier, and more connected communities across the world. The event, which took place on September 15-16, brought together more than 50 leaders who currently organize open streets programs or are interested in bringing the...
We hope you are getting ready and feel excited about the Open Streets Summit in Gretna/New Orleans! Taking place from September 15-16, 2018, the Summit will feature tours, presentations and networking opportunities with open streets champions and organizers from across the continent. Attendees will learn about the nuts and bolts of starting or scaling up open streets programs, including: Route design and planning Partnerships with business and officials Social inclusion Safety and logistics Marketing and promotion Program evaluation through measurable goals and metrics If you haven’t done it yet, click here to register for the Open Streets Summit only or...
The Open Streets Project is proud to announce that Ed Solis from Viva Calle (San Jose, CA), Romel Pascual from CicLAvia (Los Angeles, CA), Jaymie Santiago and Charles Brown from New Brunswick Ciclovia will join us as speakers for the 2018 Open Streets Summit in New Orleans and Gretna! Taking place from September 15-16 2018, the Summit will feature: Behind the scenes tour of the City of Gretna’s inaugural open streets program. Workshops, presentations, and networking opportunities with open streets champions and organizers from across the continent. Training and inspiration for both -novice and experienced- open streets organizers and supporters...
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Meet Jorge Cruz, the new executive director of LISC Greater Newark, who will tap his three decades of experience to lead LISC’s local efforts on affordable housing, economic development, health, safety, education and job.
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