Requests for Proposal and Grants
The Governor's Council on Developmental Disabilities (GCDD) is pleased to announce that it is seeking proposals from a market research firm that has served customers in the businesses, telecommunications, health and/or human service markets; and is experienced in conducting qualitative and quantitative studies among diverse populations, including people with developmental disabilities and family members. Application deadline is Thursday, July 16, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. (6/22/15)
Ten Minnesota organizations were recently awarded cosponsorship funds for training conferences. The conferences provide opportunities for participants to learn about best practices, and develop or strengthen their personal leadership skills. The expectation is that these training experiences will result in increased independence, productivity, self determination, integration and inclusion of people with developmental disabilities and their families. (2/24/15)
The GCDD expects that suppliers who are awarded funds for grant projects and programs are in full compliance with all applicable state and federal laws, and other requirements. This is true regardless of the dollar amount involved, or the type or size of the business. These requirements include a record keeping system that is best suited to the business, and will help monitor and track income and expenses, and other financial and business transactions. More...