The Washington State Developmental Disabilities Council is seeking organizations run by Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) to apply for funding to develop a report for the Washington State Legislature on the barriers faced by people with intellectual and developmental disabilities in accessing services and supports. The total amount of the funding is $500,000.
The DD Council has posted responses to questions asked about the DEI Request for Proposals. The responses may be found at https://www.commerce.wa.gov/wp-content/uploads/2022/08/Question-and-Answers-DEI.pdf.
The deadline for applications is September 6, 2022. For more information and instructions on how to apply please visit https://www.ddc.wa.gov/post/new-dei-funding-announcement