Get Started - Call today (808) 935-4304 or email:

Request for Proposals

June 19, 2017–Hilo, Hawaiʻi
Solicitation for Preschool Lunch Service: Hawaiʻi, Maui, Oʻahu, Kauaʻi

The ʻAha Pūnana Leo, Inc. is accepting “Request for Proposals” for preschool lunch service that meets the guidelines of the USDA Child and Adult Care Food Program. The Pūnana Leo Preschool sites are: Pūnana Leo o Hilo, Pūnana Leo o Hilo-Hiʻipēpē, Pūnana Leo o Waimea, Pūnana Leo o Maui, Pūnana Leo o Mānoa, Pūnana Leo o Honolulu, Pūnana Leo o Waiʻanae, Pūnana Leo o Waiʻanae-Hiʻipēpē and Pūnana Leo o Kauaʻi.

Click on this link to download the PDF of the official RFP bid form (9.3 MB).

All sealed bids must be received by June 28, 2017 at 12:00 pm (HST).  Sealed bids may be hand-delivered or mailed to the following address:

ʻAha Pūnana Leo
Attn: Kainani Medeiros
96 Puʻuhonu Place
Hilo, HI 96720

A public opening of the sealed bids will be conducted on June 30, 2017 at 12:00 pm (HST), at the above address.

The contract will be awarded to the lowest, most responsible and responsive bidder. The duration of the contract will be from August 3, 2017 through June 22, 2018, with a potential to extend for up to 4 years.