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Request for Information

Cloud of Wit is currently developing an entirely new faith-driven, politics-free social media app that combines social media, discipleship content and volunteer engagement. The app will feature a news feed with full functionality, predictive LMS and a volunteer marketing module.

 

The app is currently at 60% of build. The Cloud of Wit team is seeking a tech partner that can:

  • Complete the project

  • Enhance the user experience

  • Expand the humane tech capabilities

 

The ideal partner will be future-tech oriented, dedicated to excellent user-experience and driven to develop tech that is redemptive in nature and advances human flourishing. They will seek to understand our mission and deploy sustainable tech with forward-thinking initiative and expertise. Three firms will be selected from a short list. We anticipate awarding a contract at the end of September 2021.

Instructions and Qualifications

  1. The uWit® RFI is comprehensive and will take a minimum of 45 minutes to complete. The information you provide will afford our team a full view of the product(s) and service(s) you offer as they relate to our functional needs, technology requirements, and budget constraints. 

  2. Please answer as thoroughly as possible and be sure to include any additional information, relevant screenshots, app store links, explanations and/or customer quotes/references. Your answers will be ranked and incomplete answers will be viewed as "no capability". 

  3. Vendor must show demonstrated ability to analyze and work with an existing build. Vendor will be expected to complete the project, enhance the user experience, develop new modules, establish cybersecurity, implement the algorithms and expand the capabilities. 

  4. Vendor must provide three references of similar app scope and category.

  5. Vendors that offer a Firm, Fixed Contract with measurable milestones will be ranked higher and receive preference over vendors offering T&M services for the initial contract.

  6. Vendors with offshore programming services will be considered IF AND ONLY IF they are headquartered in the USA and the contracts, code development and mediation are subject to U.S. Laws and Copyrights.

  7. Sales calls and capabilities presentations will not be entertained during the RFI process. You may, however, submit a capabilities presentation as part of your RFI submission to the uWit Selection Process team.

 

If your firm fits all of these qualifications and you are interested in completing the RFI, please click the link below. If you have any questions about this form or our requirements, please direct them to our uWit Selection Process team. 

RFI SUBMISSIONS ARE DUE FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2021.