Summer Expanded Recreation RFP

Seattle Parks and Recreation is seeking individuals, groups, or organizations that best demonstrate their ability to provide culturally relevant, safe, active and reliable programs to the community through the Summer Expanded Recreation program.

This program is designed to offer elements of critical life skill development to help reduce summer learning loss; build self esteem and self efficacy; promote cross-cultural experiences; build ongoing participation; welcome drop-ins; and support the Mayor's Youth and Families Initiative. The focus of the Summer Expanded Recreation Program is to provide free healthy meals and fun, innovative, active programs that will have a positive impact on the children, families, early childhood education facilities, and communities of Seattle.

The deadline for the RFP is Friday June 12, 2018.

Learn how to complete the Summer Expanded Recreation program (RFP) at the free workshop below. This is an opportunity for potential providers to ask questions and get clarity with the process.

Free RFP Workshop
Friday May 4, 2018
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm at Jefferson Community Center

Download these documents:

2018 Summer Expanded Recreation Program RFP Guidelines

2018 Summer Expanded Recreation Program RFP Application

For more information, please call Nick Farline, Sr. Recreation Program Specialist, at 206-615-0303 or email