About Us

E&I is the largest, member-owned, not-for-profit purchasing cooperative serving the needs of education. We provide over 100 competitively awarded contracts as well as consulting services and dedicated member resources nationwide. As a trusted advisor to the education community, we exist solely to help our members save time and money. Last year alone, we delivered over $200 million in savings. And by the way, membership is FREE!

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Why E&I? – A Video Introduction

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E&I’s New Athletics Agreements Help Members Manage Costs & Enhance Revenue

E&I members can take advantage of the following competitively awarded agreements recently added to the Cooperative’s athletics portfolio:… Read More

E&I’s Competitive Solicitation Process Validated by NIGP

E&I Cooperative Services’ member-driven competitive solicitation process has been reviewed and validated by the National Institute of Governmental… Read More

E&I Returns More Than 28 Million Dollars to Members in the Form of Rebates & Patronage; Membership Soars to More Than 3,800

E&I Cooperative Services returned more than 28 million dollars to members in the form of rebates in 2015,… Read More