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Requests for Qualifications

1. Managed IT Services

First 5 Yolo is seeking a new contractor (firm or sole proprietor/independent contractor) to provide Managed IT Services to support Commission Operations. Notification of Intent to Respond is due by February 2, 2021 and responses to the RFQ are due by 5pm on February 10, 2021. RFQ can be downloaded from the link below. If you have questions, contact: Victoria Zimmerle, Business Services Officer at

Current Funding Opportunities

1. First 5 Yolo COVID-19 Emergency Relief Funding Application (for Community-based agencies)

First 5 Yolo has established an emergency relief funding application process for agencies serving Yolo County children 0-5 and their families and childcare providers serving essential workers in Yolo County during the COVID-19 pandemic, pursuant to Resolution No. 2020-01: COVID-19 Response, formally adopted by the First 5 Yolo Commission on April 8, 2020. First 5 Yolo will accept applications on an ongoing basis through June 30, 2020 or until allocated funds have been expended. Download the Application below.

Ongoing Funding Opportunities

1. Event Sponsorship

First 5 Yolo is proud to help sponsor local events, trainings, and activities that focus on young children and families, and that align with First 5 Yolo’s Mission, Strategic Plan, Guiding Principles, and Priority Areas. Sponsorship requests of up to $250 will be considered toward support of the following types of activities that are offered in Yolo County: Community Events, Professional Development/Trainings, Family Education Events, and Fundraising Events.

Starting on July 1,2017, applications may be returned via email to First 5 Yolo, as noted in the policy.

Sponsorship Guidelines and Application Form

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