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BCPS Unveils New Supplier Diversity Outreach Program

Thursday, May 04, 2017
 
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WHO:    
Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) Supplier Diversity Outreach Program Staff and Small/Minority/Women Business Owners

WHAT:   
BCPS hosts an event for small, minority and women-owned businesses interested in doing business with the District. Attendees will learn how to become a Small/Minority/Women Business Enterprise (S/M/WBE) certified vendor and how to provide products and services to BCPS.

WHEN:   
Monday, May 8, 2017, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.   

WHERE:  
Urban League of Broward County
560 NW 27th Avenue
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311

WHY:    
Local small business owners will learn how to provide products and services to BCPS and will meet with key staff members from the District including Facilities and Construction Department, Physical Plant Operations Department, Risk Management Department, and Procurement and Warehousing Services Department.  Attendees will learn about more than $1 billion in upcoming opportunities and gain knowledge of the process to submit bids.

 
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