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United Way of Norman is a leader in community impact. We strategically invest funds to meet basic needs and tackle the root of community issues. Our funding strategy focuses on long-term goals, such as reducing the risky behavior of children, increasing the economic stability of families and improving the health and safety of children and adults in our community.

The Request For Proposal (RFP) Process allows qualified non-profit organizations to submit program proposals aligned with United Way of Norman's Community Impact Goals. It is a competitive grant review process. Collaboration and creativity are encouraged. Funded programs will be required to measure prescribed outcomes and report them to United Way and the community.


The FY2019 Letter of Intent application is closed.


The FY2019 Request for Proposal application is available now. Click the link below to download the RFP.

FY 2019 RFP Application

The deadline to submit an RFP is March 9, 2018 at noon.


Letter of Intent Issued
Jan. 15, 2018

Letter of Intent Due
Jan. 29, 2018 @ Noon

Request For Proposal Issued
Feb. 5, 2018

Request For Proposal Due
Mar. 9, 2018 @ Noon

Councils Meet for Funding Decisions
April 2018

Board Approves Funding
May 2018

Award Letters Issued
May 31, 2018

FY19 Funding Begins
July 1, 2018

*Questions? Email Diane Murphree or call 405.329.2025