REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS (RFP): PROVISION OF BULKY SMS SERVICE TO COOPERATIVE BUSINESS ENTERPRISES (CBE’s)

Cooperatives Leadership Engagement Advocacy and Research (CLEAR) is a USAID funded program implemented by Global Communities in Kenya. The program aims to:

  1. Promote the adoption and implementation of cooperative legislation and policies that support and strengthen CBEs in 25 counties.
  2. Strengthen the business acumen and performance of Cooperative Business Enterprises (CBE’s) while integrating and empowering youth and women within CBE structures in targeted urban and peri-urban markets to increase economic participation and county revenue growth.
  3. Improve understanding of the psychosocial behavioral impacts associated with membership in CBEs and determine whether those behaviors contribute positively to household and community resilience strategies.

The program is committed to providing technical assistance to Cooperatives Businesses Enterprises in service, production, and housing sub-sectors. Some of the cohorts of Cooperative Business Enterprises that CLEAR Program is working with are in the start-up phase however, some of them are in mature business stages. As part of the cooperatives’ business growth strategy and sustainability, it is important that they have push SMSs that are used to share information among members of the cooperative societies. Therefore, CLEAR program wishes to engage the services of a reputable service provider to offer bulk SMSs services to 15 CBE’s. This will be a competitive procurement process and therefore interested bidders are encouraged to apply.

For more information, see links to detailed RFP below:

Request for Proposals (RFP) for Provision of Bulky SMS services to select CBEs

Annex A: Evidence of Responsibility

HOW TO APPLY

Interested bidders should forward their proposals to procurementke@globalcommunities.org with clear subject: RFP-Provision of Bulky SMS services to select CBEs on or before Thursday March 17, 2022.

Global Communities is an equal opportunity organization.


REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS (RFP): DEVELOPMENT OF DIGITAL MARKETING MATERIALS FOR COOPERATIVE BUSINESS ENTERPRISES (CBEs)

Cooperatives Leadership Engagement Advocacy and Research (CLEAR) is a USAID funded program implemented by Global Communities in Kenya. The program aims to:

  1. Promote the adoption and implementation of cooperative legislation and policies that support and strengthen CBEs in 25 counties.
  2. Strengthen the business acumen and performance of Cooperative Business Enterprises (CBE’s) while integrating and empowering youth and women within CBE structures in targeted urban and peri-urban markets to increase economic participation and county revenue growth.
  3. Improve understanding of the psychosocial behavioral impacts associated with membership in CBEs and determine whether those behaviors contribute positively to household and community resilience strategies.

USAID/CLEAR program is committed to providing technical assistance to Cooperatives Businesses Enterprises in service, production, and housing sub-sectors. Some of the cohorts of Cooperative Business Enterprises that CLEAR Program is working with are in the start-up phase however, some of them are in mature business stages. The program plans to engage an industry expert to support selected cooperatives under the program on the development of digital marketing materials. The primary objective is to guide cooperatives to enhance brand and product online visibility to potential clients/customers through different social media avenues. The project will involve initial basic coaching on different digital marketing strategies and collaborative working sessions to develop content and co-create the digital marketing materials. This will be a competitive procurement process and therefore interested bidders are encouraged to apply.

For more information, see links to detailed RFP below:

Request for Proposals (RFP) for Development of Digital Marketing Materials for CBEs

Annex A: Budget Template

Annex B: Evidence of Responsibility

HOW TO APPLY

Interested bidders should forward their proposals to procurementke@globalcommunities.org with clear subject: RFP-Development of Digital Marketing Materials for CBEs on or before Thursday March 17, 2022.

Global Communities is an equal opportunity organization.


REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS (RFP): DEVELOPMENT OF HYBRID BUSINESS DOCUMENTS FOR COOPERATIVE BUSINESS ENTERPRISES (CBEs)

Cooperatives Leadership Engagement Advocacy and Research (CLEAR) is a USAID funded program implemented by Global Communities in Kenya. The program aims to:

  1. Promote the adoption and implementation of cooperative legislation and policies that support and strengthen CBEs in 25 counties.
  2. Strengthen the business acumen and performance of Cooperative Business Enterprises (CBE’s) while integrating and empowering youth and women within CBE structures in targeted urban and peri-urban markets to increase economic participation and county revenue growth.
  3. Improve understanding of the psychosocial behavioral impacts associated with membership in CBEs and determine whether those behaviors contribute positively to household and community resilience strategies.

The program is committed to providing technical assistance to four Cooperatives Businesses Enterprises in service, production, and housing sub-sectors. Some of the cohorts of Cooperative Business Enterprises that CLEAR Program is working with are in the start-up phase however, some of them are in mature business stages. As part of the cooperatives’ business growth strategy and sustainability, it is important that they have hybrid business documents that have strategic plans, business plans, relevant policies and service charter documents that will guide their growth plans. Therefore, CLEAR program is looking to engage the services of a reputable firm to undertake this consultancy. Interested bidders can find more details here:

For more information, see links to detailed RFP below:

Request for Proposals (RFP) for Development of Hybrid Business Documents for CBE’s

Annex A: Budget Template

Annex B: Evidence of Responsibility

HOW TO APPLY

Interested bidders should forward their proposals to procurementke@globalcommunities.org with clear subject: RFP-Development of Hybrid Business Documents for CBE’s on or before Tuesday March 22, 2022.

Global Communities is an equal opportunity organization.