Commodity Supplemental Food Program (CSFP) RFA Questions & Answers

Questions & Answers regarding the CSFP Request for Applications (RFA)

As of October 16, 2014

  1. Question: Is there a special form to use to submit our application?
    • Response: No. Applicants need to follow the format as described in the Request for Application.
  2. Question: Where do we find the document for proof that we are a 501 C 3 Organization?
    • Response: The applicant's auditor or IRS may have a copy of the type of organization. Tax-exemption documentation (if applicable) is Appendix F as stated in attachment B Application Checklist.
  3. Question: Where does the documentation for good standing go in the application?
    • Response: Additional attachments can be included the end of the Application and identified as an Appendix.

As of October 24, 2014

  1. Question: I am unable to locate the Linguistic and Cultural Competence Plan document from Attachment E of the RFA. Can you suggest where I may find it?
    • Response: The Linguistic and Cultural Competence Plan has been posted with the other attachments related to this RFA.
  2. Question: Please clarify the maximum grant request allowable per applicant.
    • Response: The maximum amount allowable per applicant is $1M.

As of October 30, 2014

  1. Question: May I please know the FY period the Application covers.
  • Response: The Application budget is for the State Fiscal Year 2016 (FY16) which begins July 1, 2015 through June 30, 2016.