Request for Proposals for Community Hiring of Chicago Community Health Response Corps

The Chicago Cook Workforce Partnership (The Partnership) is issuing this Request-For Proposals (RFP) to identify through competitive selection a minimum of 10 non-profit community-based organizations (CBOs) to serve as local employers of the City of Chicago Community Health Response Corps, and in so doing, invest in Chicago communities disproportionately impacted by COVID-19 and other public health determinates while creating a public health workforce representative of their residents. This investment strategy unites the City of Chicago’s commitment to public health with its deep commitment to racial and economic equity across neighborhoods. This strategy is designed to invest in communities most impacted by health inequity, including COVID-19.

Proposals must be submitted by 4:00 PM (CDT) on Friday, October 07, 2022. Proposals must be submitted electronically per submittal instructions in the RFPs.

Click here for the full RFP. UPDATED September 29, 2022

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Please find materials for the bidder’s webinar below


Questions regarding this RFP should be sent to