Project User Request for Qualifications, Rebuild Philadelphia

Posted by City of Philadelphia on August 7, 2017

Rebuild Philadelphia, or Rebuild, presents an opportune moment for triple bottom line businesses (people, planet, profit) in the Greater Philadelphia Area. It represents a $500M investment over the next seven years in our parks, playgrounds, recreation centers, libraries, and other public spaces.

Rebuild is looking for experienced and interested nonprofits to serve as Project Users. Project Users are pre-qualified nonprofits that will manage most Rebuild projects from community engagement through design and construction. Project Users will assemble teams to assist in completing projects.

To be eligible to serve as a Project User, interested local nonprofits must become pre-qualified through a Request for Qualifications process.

What: Project User Request for Qualifications (access RFQ here)

Qualification statements must be submitted in paper and electronic file format (via a jump drive) and delivered to the Municipal Services Building (1401 JFK BLVD., Room 1430, Philadelphia, PA 19102).

Due date: September 29, 2017 5:00 PM.

Questions can be submitted via email to and are due September 19. The Rebuild team will respond to relevant questions and post the answers on the Rebuild website by September 22.

Over the next nine weeks, the Rebuild team will host four information sessions to ensure that interested nonprofits are prepared to apply to be a Project User. All sessions will be held at the Municipal Services Building (1401 JFK Blvd. 14th Floor, Room 1450). The dates are as follows:

  • Friday, August 11, 1:00 – 3:00 PM
  • Tuesday, August 15, 3:00 – 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday, August 29, 9:00 – 11:00 AM
  • Tuesday, September 12, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Attendees should plan on arriving 15 minutes in advance to sign in.

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