Request for Applications (RFA) #23-10059 Strengthening Economic Security and Mobility as a Protective Factor for Domestic Violence Prevention

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The purpose of this RFA is to strengthen economic security & mobility for Black women & their families. Grantees will be required to conduct a community mobilization approach through their work with community members to prioritize evidenced-informed strategies that have the potential to strengthen economic security & mobility, an upstream protective factor that has shown to contribute towards the prevention of  domestic violence.    


The California Department of Public Health (CDPH), Injury and Violence Prevention Branch (IVPB); Domestic Violence Prevention (DVP) Program is seeking applications from eligible, non-profit, community-based organizations (CBOs) to implement a primary prevention community mobilization project that will focus on strengthening economic security and mobility for Black women (ages 16 and older) and their families. This includes gender expansive Black people that identify with another gender identity that have experienced similar forms of oppressions and discrimination unique to experiences of Black women and their families. 

Eligibility Requirements

Eligible Applicants:

  • Business
  • Individual
  • Nonprofit
  • Other Legal Entity
  • Public Agency
  • Tribal Government

The CDPH/IVPB; Domestic Violence Prevention (DVP) Program is seeking applications from eligible, non-profit, community-based organizations. See part C. Eligibility Criteria of the RFA for further details. 

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This grant has no requirement for matching funds.

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Funding Method Notes:

RFA #23-10059 will fund up to two eligible local community-based and non-profit organizations at $150,000 annually for a four-year funding cycle from November 1, 2023, to June 30, 2027.

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State agencies/departments recommend you read the full grant guidelines before applying.


For questions about this grant, contact:
1-916-552-9800, DV.RFA@CDPH.CA.GOV