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Application Due: Friday, May 29th @ 5:00pm
Project Goal: Greenville First Steps seeks a partner to provide on-going back office supports, online training platform, and parent recruitment campaign for 40 family childcare (FCC) entrepreneurs that have completed the CCDP EQUIP training program.
Provide start up and on-going back office supports for all Greenville County family home providers that are part of the Childcare Career Development Pipeline
Develop and maintain an online training platform that is free for all Greenville Co. clients and must include at least 40 SC Endeavor registered trainings (with an emphasis on Palmetto Basics, business best practices, and early literacy content).
Develop and manage back office support system, including billing, weekly tuition payments for centers, SC Voucher, and CACFP processing.
Develop and implement a parent recruitment marketing campaign.
Develop and provide online training platform at no cost to the provider for 40 family childcare home centers.
Provide free back-office supports including, but not limited to:
o Customer (parent/family) recruitment – assist in recruitment and onboarding procedures and policies of families
o Client (parent/family) billing – manage billing and weekly tuition payments for centers to include SC Voucher and CACFP processing
o Purchasing power (cost savings opportunities for providers)
o Access to state and federal childcare voucher reimbursements
Develop and implement a $4,000 advertising campaign aimed at attracting parents of young children to enroll in the Childcare Career Development Pipeline FCCs.
Work with other funded vendors in Childcare Career Development Pipeline in the Equip and Support categories to ensure the start of these 40 family childcare home centers
Organization must carry a level of insurance appropriate for the number served.
Organization must carry an adequate financial reserve to sustain organization should funding reduction or payment delay occur.