Social Impact (SI) is a Washington, DC-area international development management consulting firm. SI’s mission is to improve the effectiveness of international development programs in order to improve people’s lives. We provide a full range of management consulting, technical assistance, and training services to strengthen international development programs, organizations, and policies. We provide services globally in the areas of monitoring and evaluation, strategic planning, project, and program design, organizational capacity building, and gender and social analysis. SI services cross-cut all development sectors including democracy and governance, health and education, the environment, and economic growth. SI’s clients include US government agencies such as USAID, the Millennium Challenge Corporation, and the US Department of State; bilateral donors; multilateral development banks; foundations; and non-profits.

This Request for Proposals (RFP) is to contract for legal services to be provided to SI’s field office in Nairobi, Kenya on registration activities starting from October 2020. The project will be active until October 2021.

SI expects operations in Kenya to consist of a staff of 2, working from home temporarily, until staff can safely conduct operations from the prime contractor’s field office in accordance with local COVID-19 safety measures. Staff hired include one local national and one US national. SI’s activities in Kenya will exclusively center on providing support to the USAID Kenya mission. Funding for the operations will come from SI’s headquarters in the United States. We do not anticipate any fundraising or profit-making activities in the country.

SI requests that all bidders examine the specific requirements contained in this RFP and prepare responses pursuant to the terms of this RFP. All questions related to the RFP are to be submitted by Monday, September 28th, 2020; 5:00pm EST. and will be answered by Wednesday, September 30th, 2020; 5:00pm EST. The deadline to submit proposals is Wednesday, October 7th, 2020; 5:00pm EST. Please refer to the RFP for detailed documentation of the project background and scope of work.

Points of contact:

Ms. Laura Raymond, [email protected];

Ms. Rebecca Lawrence, [email protected];

Ms. Alex McMullin, [email protected].


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