Squamish Nation Launches RFP Process for ‘Housing Authority Development Consultant’
North Vancouver, October 9th, 2018 — In August 2018, the Squamish Nation Council announced plans to develop its own local Indigenous Housing Authority for the Squamish People. The Squamish Nation now seeks a consultant with experience in housing authority development to support our Nation in building this not-for-profit organization in collaboration with the community, leadership, and staff.
The purpose of this project is to create a Squamish Nation not-for-profit property manager and housing developer called a housing authority. This housing authority will represent Squamish values and principles in the management of non-profit housing and development of new housing units for use by Squamish Nation citizens.
The Squamish Nation invites consultants with experience in non-profit housing development to submit an application to work directly with the Squamish Nation in building a local Indigenous housing authority. The selected consultant will have an opportunity to make a difference with the backing of one of the most financially successful First Nations in Canada as they set to make housing a priority for its government.
The Squamish Nation intends to work with Federal, Provincial, local and philanthropic partners to achieve it’s housing goals for its people.
Questions regarding this RFP may be submitted to Eva Johnston, 320 Seymour Blvd, North Vancouver, firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, November 2nd, 2018 regarding this RFP.
Responses will be prepared and shared with all applicants by Wednesday, November 7th, 2018.
Then, please submit the following no later than Wednesday, November 14th, 2018 at 5:00pm to Eva Johnston, 320 Seymour Blvd, North Vancouver, email@example.com.