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WIOA Youth Services RFP Q and A


Public Notice - Request for Proposals (RFP)

Request For Proposals (RFP) 
Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Youth Services
Out of School Youth (ages 16-24) and In School Youth (ages 14-21)


A Request For Proposal (RFP) is being issued by the Southwest Georgia Workforce Development Board, (SWGA WDB) to solicit proposals from experienced professional individuals, firms, organizations and/or companies to provide year-round services for Southwest Georgia Workforce Development Board Out of School Youth (75% of budget) and In-School Youth (25% of budget) who are eligible to participate in training provided under the federally-funded Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act of 2014 (WIOA).


This solicitation seeks proposals for out-of-school (75% of overall area budget) and/or in-school youth (25% of overall area budget) programs for the specific Southwest Georgia counties of Baker, Calhoun, Colquitt, Decatur, Dougherty, Early, Grady, Miller, Mitchell, Lee, Seminole, Terrell, Thomas and Worth.  The approximate level of WIOA youth funding available for program year 2019 (June 15, 2019 – June 30, 2020) is $875,000. 


Respondents should have experience working with Out of School youth (ages 16-24) and / or In School youth (ages 14-21) who are unemployed, underemployed, and need assistance with career planning leading to employment in a high-demand career at a high wage.


WIOA Youth Year-Round Service is a comprehensive program to develop youth career pathway plans that include stackable credentials; secondary and postsecondary education; employer recruitment, job skills and leadership instruction, mentoring, and assisting participants in attaining and sustaining employment that will lead to long-term careers.


This RFP will be available to the public beginning February 1, 2019. The submission date is March 15, 2019 by 12:00 p.m. The tentative effective date of the contract is June 15, 2019.


A Bidder’s Conference is scheduled for:


Friday, February 15, 2019

10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon

WorkSource Southwest Georgia Conference Room

75 West Broad Street

Camilla, Georgia 31730


A Letter of Intent must be submitted by all agencies interested in submitting a bid in response to this RFP; the letter may be submitted by e-mail to the Programs Manager.  Such letter must be received by the Programs Manager by 4:00 PM Eastern Time on Friday, February 22, 2019.  Contractors failing to submit a letter of intent by the stated deadline shall be disqualified.


To obtain additional information and/or request a copy of the application packet, please contact:


Rebecca O’Neil, Programs Manager

WorkSource Southwest Georgia

75 West Broad Street

P. O. Box 647

Camilla, Georgia 31730

Phone:  229-336-2378
Fax: 229-336-8190



Public Service Announcement (PSA), in compliance with the July 1999 revisions to the Georgia Open Meetings Law.

Meeting Notices for Workforce Development Board (WDB)

Location- Conference Room WorkSource Southwest Georgia, 75 West Broad St., Camilla Ga 31730

Time- 6:00pm

  • March 12, 2019
  • June 4, 2019
  • September 3, 2019
  • December 3, 2019

Meeting Notices for Executive/Finance Committee

Location- Conference Room of WorkSource Southwest Georgia, 75 West Broad St., Camilla Ga 31730 

Exact Dates- TBD

Time- 11:30am (unless otherwise specified)

  • February 2019
  • May 2019
  • August 2019
  • November 2019

Meeting Notices for Local Elected Officials Consortium

Location- Conference Room of WorkSource Southwest Georgia, 75 West Broad St., Camilla Ga 31730

Exact Dates- TBD 

Time- 11:30am (unless otherwise specified)

  • February 2019
  • June 2019
  • August 2019

*Activities are conducted in accordance with the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act and the State Open Meeting requirements.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Program
Auxiliary Aids and Services Available Upon Request to Individuals With Disabilities

TTY/TDD 1-800-255-0056

 (June 15, 2018 - June 30, 2019)

PY18 FUNDING AWARDS  (June 15, 2018 - June 30, 2019)


Youth Service Provider

Requested PY 2017 Youth Slots/Funding

PY18 Youth Slots


PY18 Youth Contract Amount Recommended

Southern Regional Technical College (OSY)



Eckerd Connects/Paxen (OSY)



Terrell County Board of Education (ISY/OSY)



Dougherty County School System (ISY)