Systems Change

First 5 San Francisco is releasing this Request for Qualifications (RFQ) to secure a Programmatic Fiscal Services Agent for San Francisco’s early childhood quality improvement system.

San Francisco County has more than a decade of investing in local early childhood quality improvement efforts that include a variety of training and technical assistance supports for licensed ECE settings and community-based programs. As a collaborative effort with the San Francisco Office of Early Care and Education (OECE), First 5 San Francisco (First 5) is leading the quality improvement efforts through training and technical assistance for early learning programs participating in county-funded initiatives, which includes the County’s Quality Rating and Improvement System (QRIS). The identified entity secured through this RFQ will provide programmatic financial support services to early childhood sites, providers, and professionals, participating in the First 5 initiatives. As such they will be an important partner in the continued implementation and enhancement of the early childhood system.

This will be an entirely paperless, online submission process. Please read all instructions carefully in the RFQ document and application to ensure a successful and timely submission process.

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