On behalf of the Career Connect Washington (CCW) statewide coalition, the Washington State Employment Security Department (ESD) has published an official Request for Information (RFI): the Career Connect Washington Sector Intermediaries RFI.
The objective of this RFI is to obtain a general overview of entities that may be capable of performing CCW Sector Intermediary activities in key industry sectors, as described therein. CCW and ESD are seeking detailed responses from a diverse set of possible Intermediaries. Information obtained from RFI responders could be used to inform future solicitations and fund allocations.
The RFI document can be viewed here. The submission deadline is Friday, October 8th, at 5:00 PM Pacific. Please submit written responses by email to the address specified in the RFI document. Potential responders may contact ESD at any time with questions. CCW partners and stakeholders are encouraged to share this RFI broadly, to any and all potential responders.
The RFI is also available via the Washington Electronic Business System (WEBS) to vendors and government agencies using WEBS Number 46336 or ESD RFI 2021 – 14.