WA State Diaper Bank Project/Program Grant Opportunity
The purpose of this Request for Applications is for the Washington State Dept. of Commerce, (COMMERCE), to collect applications for grants, which will be administered via reimbursable grant agreements, to organizations for the purpose of purchasing diapers, wipes, and other essential baby products (for ages 3 and under), for distribution to families in need.
2021-23 operating budget; ESSB 5092, section 129 (124) states:
$2,500,000 of the general fund—state appropriation for fiscal year 2022 and $2,500,000 of the general fund—state appropriation for fiscal year 2023 are provided solely for the department to administer grants to diaper banks for the purchase of diapers, wipes, and other essential baby products, for distribution to families in need. The department must give priority to providers serving or located in marginalized, low-income communities or communities of color; and providers that help support racial equity.
Please read the attached soliciatation document for full eligibility details and other requirements.