Notice of Funding Opportunity and Solicitation for Grant Application (SGA) for Reintegration of Ex-Offenders (RExO) Adult Generation 5, 2092 [2012-524]

Download as PDF 2092 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 9 / Friday, January 13, 2012 / Notices DEPARTMENT OF LABOR Employment and Training Administration Notice of Funding Opportunity and Solicitation for Grant Application (SGA) for Reintegration of ExOffenders (RExO) Adult Generation 5 Employment and Training Administration, Labor. ACTION: Notice of Solicitation for Grant Applications (SGA). AGENCY: Funding Opportunity Number: SGA/ DFA PY 11–02. SUMMARY: Through this notice, the Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration (ETA) announces the availability of approximately $20.6 million to serve adult ex-offenders returning to their communities. ETA expects to award approximately 17 grants of up to $1,212,000 each for 27-months, which includes up to three months for a planning phase and a minimum of 24 months of operation. Any non-profit organization with IRS 501(c)(3) status may apply for these grants to provide pre-release and post-release services to ex-offenders returning to high-poverty, high-crime communities. These services will include job training leading to credentials for in-demand industries, employment preparation, mentoring and assistance connecting to supportive services such as housing, substance abuse programs, and mental health treatment. Applicants must describe their community’s need for reentry services and the degree to which reentry is an issue in their communities; describe their program’s design to provide services to adult ex-offenders that will result in employment for indemand industries; and provide evidence of partnerships with the criminal justice system, local One-Stop Career Centers and other workforce investments programs, the local public housing authority and other providers of housing services, and of mental health and substance abuse treatment service. The complete SGA and any subsequent SGA amendments, in connection with this solicitation is described in further detail on ETA’s Web site at http://www.doleta.gov/ grants/ or on http://www.grants.gov. The Web sites provide application information, eligibility requirements, review and selection procedures and other program requirements governing this solicitation. DATES: The closing date for receipt of applications is March 13, 2012. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brinda Ruggles, 200 Constitution Avenue NW., Room N–4716, Washington, DC 20210; Telephone: (202) 693–3437. The Grant Officer for this SGA is Latifa Jeter. Signed at Washington, DC, this 4th day of January, 2012. Eric D. Luetkenhaus, Grant Officer, Employment and Training Administration. [FR Doc. 2012–524 Filed 1–12–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4510–FN–P Governance & Performance Review Committee meeting will commence promptly upon adjournment of the Finance Committee meeting. On Saturday, January 21, the first meeting will commence at 8:30 a.m., Pacific Standard Time, and the second meeting will commence immediately upon adjournment of the first. On Thursday, January 19, the committee meetings will be held at the Legal Aid Society of San Diego, 1764 San Diego Avenue—Suite 200, San Diego, CA 92110. On Friday, January 20, the Promotion & Provision for the Delivery of Legal Services Committee meeting will be held in the Crystal Ballroom of the U.S. Grant Hotel, 326 Broadway, San Diego CA 92101, and the remaining committee meetings for that day will be held in the Versailles Ballroom of the Westgate Hotel, 1055 Second Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101. On Saturday, January 21, the Institutional Advancement Committee meeting will be held in the Regency Room of the Westgate Hotel and the Board meeting will be held in the hotel’s Versailles Ballroom. LOCATION: Unless otherwise noted herein, the Board and all committee meetings will be open to public observation. Members of the public who are unable to attend in person but wish to listen to the public proceedings may do so by following the telephone call-in directions provided below but are asked to keep their telephones muted to eliminate background noises. From time to time, the presiding Chair may solicit comments from the public. CALL-IN DIRECTIONS FOR OPEN SESSIONS: • Call toll-free number: 1–(866) 451– 4981; • When prompted, enter the following numeric pass code: 5907707348 • When connected to the call, please immediately ‘‘mute’’ your telephone. PUBLIC OBSERVATION: LEGAL SERVICES CORPORATION Sunshine Act Meeting Notice The Legal Services Corporation’s Board of Directors and its six committees will meet January 19–21, 2012. On Thursday, January 19, the first meeting will commence at 3:15 p.m., Pacific Standard Time, and the second meeting will commence immediately upon adjournment of the first. 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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR

Employment and Training Administration


Notice of Funding Opportunity and Solicitation for Grant 
Application (SGA) for Reintegration of Ex-Offenders (RExO) Adult 
Generation 5

AGENCY: Employment and Training Administration, Labor.

ACTION: Notice of Solicitation for Grant Applications (SGA).

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    Funding Opportunity Number: SGA/DFA PY 11-02.
SUMMARY: Through this notice, the Department of Labor's Employment and 
Training Administration (ETA) announces the availability of 
approximately $20.6 million to serve adult ex-offenders returning to 
their communities. ETA expects to award approximately 17 grants of up 
to $1,212,000 each for 27-months, which includes up to three months for 
a planning phase and a minimum of 24 months of operation. Any non-
profit organization with IRS 501(c)(3) status may apply for these 
grants to provide pre-release and post-release services to ex-offenders 
returning to high-poverty, high-crime communities. These services will 
include job training leading to credentials for in-demand industries, 
employment preparation, mentoring and assistance connecting to 
supportive services such as housing, substance abuse programs, and 
mental health treatment. Applicants must describe their community's 
need for reentry services and the degree to which reentry is an issue 
in their communities; describe their program's design to provide 
services to adult ex-offenders that will result in employment for in-
demand industries; and provide evidence of partnerships with the 
criminal justice system, local One-Stop Career Centers and other 
workforce investments programs, the local public housing authority and 
other providers of housing services, and of mental health and substance 
abuse treatment service.
    The complete SGA and any subsequent SGA amendments, in connection 
with this solicitation is described in further detail on ETA's Web site 
at http://www.doleta.gov/grants/ or on http://www.grants.gov. The Web 
sites provide application information, eligibility requirements, review 
and selection procedures and other program requirements governing this 
solicitation.

DATES: The closing date for receipt of applications is March 13, 2012.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Brinda Ruggles, 200 Constitution 
Avenue NW., Room N-4716, Washington, DC 20210; Telephone: (202) 693-
3437.
    The Grant Officer for this SGA is Latifa Jeter.

    Signed at Washington, DC, this 4th day of January, 2012.
Eric D. Luetkenhaus,
Grant Officer, Employment and Training Administration.
[FR Doc. 2012-524 Filed 1-12-12; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 4510-FN-P