The Rural Alaska Community Action Program, Inc. (RurAL CAP), founded in 1965, is a private, statewide, nonprofit organization working to improve the quality of life for low-income Alaskans.
Governed by a 24-member Board of Directors representing every region of the state, RurAL CAP is one of the largest and most diversified nonprofit organizations in Alaska.
In fiscal year 2015, RurAL CAP employed 727 Alaskans in 60 communities statewide. RurAL CAP recognizes the unique values and way of life of rural Alaskans. It plans its activities with input from and respect for the people it serves. It follows the belief that rural Alaskan communities have the right to maintain their cultural heritage and close relationship to the land while protecting their economic and human potential.
REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS (RFQ) FOR ARCHITECTURAL & ENGINEERING SERVICES MUTUAL SELF-HELP HOUSING HOME DESIGN IN NOME, ALASKA
The Rural Alaska Community Action Program, Inc., (RurAL CAP – NMLS#396638) Planning and Construction Division, is seeking interest and qualifications from qualified, proven, Architecture and Engineering Firms (A&E) to design three different single family homes to be constructed using the mutual self-help labor model in Nome, Alaska. Each floor plan is expected to meet the requirements for modest, affordable housing under the US Department of Agriculture’s Mutual Self-Help construction program. Click here to download a copy of the RFQ…
CHILDCARE OPENINGS AVAILABLE
RurAL CAP’s Child Development Center (CDC) provides full-day, year-round child care for children between the ages of 19 months to five years. The Center has an open enrollment policy with a sliding tuition scale to benefit low-income families.