Sealed proposals will be received by the Council for Economic Opportunities in Greater Cleveland, 1801 Superior Ave. Suite 400 Cleveland, OH 44114, Until Noon, December 27th,2019. RFP #119-015 –To select a vendor to provide auditing services for the agency, and the various grants and programs operated by the agency. CEOGC is the largest Community Action Agency in the state, and operates one of the largest Head Start programs in Ohio. Specifications for this RFP may be picked up at our main office, (listed above), or can be found by following the link below. Further questions may be directed to: George Phillips-Olivier 216-696-9077 x209.
Audit RFP Questions and Responses
1) Would CEOGC entertain an offer to provide audit and tax services for the 403b plan from separate from the audit of the organizations financial statements?
Response: It is the preference and intention of CEOGC to have one firm complete both functions.
2) The RFP indicates a one-year option on page three (3) with four (4) optional years, and at the top of page five (5) it indicates one year, with two (2) one-year options. Which is correct?
Response: It is the intention of CEOGC to enter into an initial one-year contract, with multiple subsequent option years to be negotiated.
3) There is no mention of form 990 within the RFP. Does that service generally go along with the firm that completes the audit?
Response: Yes, completion and filing of the form 990 is an expected part of the audit services.