The Housing Trust of Rutland County (HTRC) and NeighborWorks of Western Vermont (NWWVT) share a strong commitment to resident engagement in the neighborhoods that they serve. NWWVT and HTRC are collaborating to contract with an individual with community organizing skills and experience. This individual will engage with residents in the Northwest Neighborhood of Rutland City, encourage residents to voice their ideas, thoughts and issues, and support their efforts to bring this voice into community development actions. The work under the initial contract would start immediately upon award and would be completed on or before December 31, 2016. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for a full Request for Proposal description. The deadline for submitting proposals is 12:00 noon on January 4, 2016. Proposals should be submit electronically to email@example.com AND firstname.lastname@example.org. Special thanks to the Vermont Community Foundation for funding this initiative.