Request for ProposalS

Career Development Online Service

The Native TANF Program,

Washoe Tribe of Nevada & California

1246 Waterloo Lane

Gardnerville, NV 89410

April, 2016

 

 

 

Description of Services

The following are the criteria which we will use for comparison in our procurement process. Please be aware that we are bound by the obligations of our block grant funding through ACF (Administration of Children and Families) of the Department of Health and Human Services of the United States Government to secure three bids of a comparative nature to justify our expenditures.

This RFP will be for the purchase of an online Career Development Service for a period of one year. In an effort to empower Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) clients to a better way of life through natural career focus and education as an essential part of their Family Self-Sufficiency Plan.

Proposers are to provide a summary of their organization's experience and capabilities to help Washoe Native TANF staff reach the goal of empowering their client families through the use of online career development software. It might also serve proposers to share experience of key staffers that will be providing services under a contract with the Washoe Tribe of Nevada and California.

The staff of the Career Development Service organization shall have sufficient expertise to provide such services and/or adjust such services as to serve the needs of the Washoe Native TANF Program’s Career Development Staff.

Request for Proposals

Online GED Preparation and Testing Service

The Native TANF Program,

Washoe Tribe of Nevada & California

1246 Waterloo Lane

Gardnerville, NV 89410

April, 2016

 

 

 

Description of Services

The following are the criteria which we will use for comparison in our procurement process. Please be aware that we are bound by the obligations of our block grant funding through ACF (Administration of Children and Families) of the Department of Health and Human Services of the United States Government to secure three bids of a comparative nature to justify our expenditures.

This RFP will be for the purchase of an online GED Preparation and Testing Service for a period of one year. In an effort to empower Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) clients to a better way of life through education as an essential part of their Family Self-Sufficiency Plan.

Proposers are to provide a summary of their organization's experience and capabilities to help Washoe Native TANF staff reach the goal of empowering their client families through the use of online GED preparation and testing. It might also serve proposers to share experience of key staffers that will be providing services under a contract with the Washoe Tribe of Nevada and California.

The staff of the Online GED Preparation and Testing Service organization shall have sufficient expertise to provide such services and/or adjust such services as to serve the needs of the Washoe Native TANF Program’s Education Liaison Staff.

RFP - Prosecutorial Services

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS
PROSECUTORIAL SERVICES

The Washoe Tribe of Nevada and California is soliciting detailed proposals from individuals and/or firms interested in serving as the Prosecutor for the Washoe Tribe in the Washoe Tribal Court, a court of general jurisdiction. The Prosecutor is responsible for all prosecutor duties related to adult criminal and juvenile delinquency matters for the Washoe Tribe of Nevada and California.  Successful candidates must have the ability to earn the respect of all who appear in Tribal Court and must be able to work effectively with Tribal Members and pro se parties.  

Successful applicants will meet the following minimum qualifications and requirements:  

  1. Licensed attorney in good standing with a state bar association.
  2. A minimum of one year of prosecutorial experience.
  3. No criminal or misdemeanor convictions involving a crime of moral turpitude in the last seven (7) years.
  4. Knowledge of applicable federal, state and local laws, regulations, ordinances and requirements.
  5. Knowledge of tribal laws and codes, modern tribal court practices, judicial procedure, and rules of evidence.
  6. Knowledge of federal laws and regulations pertaining to Native Americans and tribal organizations.
  7. Knowledge of tribal governments and criminal and civil procedures.
  8. Ability to work with judges, law enforcement, probation, social services, the legal department, and court staff in a professional manner.  
  9. Ability to confer and cooperate with neighboring counties in a professional manner.
  10. Ability to establish and maintain professional relationships with individuals of varying social and cultural backgrounds and with co-workers at all levels.
  11. Ability to exercise independent judgment and negotiate legal actions.
  12. Ability to interpret applicable federal, state, county, and local laws, regulations, and requirements.

The majority of all work shall be performed, completed, and managed at the Washoe Tribal Courthouse in Gardnerville, Nevada.   However, successful candidates will also be available in emergency situations for the issuance of warrants and emergency orders.

Proposals may be mailed or hand delivered, as long as four (4) copies are physically received at Washoe Tribal Headquarters. Faxed, emailed, or electronic proposals are not acceptable. This Request for Proposals is open until filled.  Any information required or questions regarding this RFP should be addressed and/or delivered to:

Washoe Tribe of Nevada and California

If Mailing:        919 Hwy 395 South

                         Gardnerville, NV 89410

If Delivering:   919 Hwy 395 South

                          Gardnerville, NV 89410

Attention:    Kim Trovato


Phone Number:    (775) 265-8600


Fax Number:    (775) 265-8651

Interested individuals or firms should provide résumé, references, detailed work experience, and indentify hourly rate and estimated total cost of providing competent prosecutorial work.  

This Request for Proposals is non-restricted, but Indian Preference applies to the award of this contract in accordance with applicable regulations and policies.

Successful applicants will be required to enter into a contract with the Washoe

Tribal Council Meeting Postponed

The Washoe Tribal Council is cancelling its Regular Meeting of September 11, 2015.

The Regular Meeting of the Washoe Tribal Council shall be held on Friday, September 18, 2015, at 6:00 p.m. at the Dresslerville Community Center.

Invasive Species Awareness Day

Please join the Washoe Tribe Environmental Department and concerned community members for the Invasive Species Awareness Day at Grover Hot Sprints State Park in Markleeville, CA.

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Tribal Council Agenda, 6/12/2015

Washoe Tribal Council Meeting

June 12, 2015 – 6:00pm

Dresslerville Community

AGENDA

Tribal Council Agenda, 1/9/2015

WASHOE TRIBAL COUNCIL MEETING

 

Washoe Tribal Council-2014-2018 Transition

 

Carson Colony Community/Senior Building

 

Friday, January 16, 2015-6pm

Tribal Council Agenda, 12/12/2014

Washoe Tribal Council Meeting

December 12, 2014-6:00 PM

Woodfords Indian Education Center

DRAFT AGENDA

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