Diversity Business Partners
Our Business Partner Diversity Program is designed to ensure that businesses of diverse backgrounds and ownership have the opportunity to become valued suppliers.
In order to qualify for our Business Partner Diversity Program, potential business partners must meet generally accepted definitions of minority-owned, women-owned, disadvantaged, and local business enterprises.
A current listing of our MWDLBE suppliers includes:
Alpha Building Corp.
Claridge Products & Equipment, Inc.
School Health Corporation
Interested in joining our Diversity Program?
Becoming an E&I Diverse Business Partner provides you with increased visibility and networking opportunities, as well as access to a growing membership in the education marketplace.
To begin, we encourage you to complete our Business Partner Application form. Once you complete the form, you will be entered into our database as a potential E&I Business Partner.
Please note that you can only become an E&I Business Partner once you have participated in our competitive RFP process and been awarded a contract. Completing this form does not automatically make you eligible you become a business partner, but it is the first step.
A listing of the Cooperative’s current or upcoming solicitations is available on our RFP Update page. Please contact Judy Schwartz if you have any questions.