Job & Family Services Requests for Proposals

Request for Grant Applications (RFGA)#: R-1011-21-8028 for the Together Ohio Family Support Fund Grant Program


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The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services’ (ODJFS) releases this Request for Grant Applications (RFGA)number R-1011-21-8028, Together Ohio Family Support Fund Grant Program on behalf of the Governor's Office of Faith-Based Community Initiatives (GOFBCI) to solicit proposal from qualified organizations for the implementation of innovative, and effective anti-poverty programs.  Proposals for this project should be aimed at reducing the incidence of poverty by leveraging the informal supports of families, friends, and community members in assisting interested low-income individuals and families as they work to move out of poverty and into financial self-sufficiency.  ODJFS will consider proposals only from qualified non-profit organizations, charitable foundations in ohio, ohio public colleges and universities, and County Department of Job and Family Services (CDJFS).  Up to six proposals will be selected for grant award. 

Actual RFGA 

AMENDED Time Lines


  • Attachment A     Required Vendor Information and Certifications
  • Attachment B     Request for Taxpayer Identification (W-9) Form
  • Attachment C     Declaration of Material Assistance Form
  • Attachment D     Technical Proposal Score Sheet
  • Attachment E     Project Budget Forms 
  • Attachment F     Model Grant


  • Appendix A       Sample 501©3 Letter
  • Appendix B       Definition of Infrastructure with list of acceptable and 
                                  unacceptable items
  • Appendix C       Monthly Reports
  • Appendix D       GOFBCI Reports
  • Appendix E       Sample Invoice - Detailed
  • Appendix F       Sample Invoice - Overall
  • Appendix H       Page Number Identification Form