The ESC-Region 19 Purchasing (Allied States Cooperative) is a national governmental purchasing cooperative which competitively bids and awards contracts to local, regional, and national vendors in compliance with local, state, and federal procurement laws and regulations.
The ESC-Region 19 Purchasing (Allied States Cooperative) contracts are available to public schools, charter schools, private schools, community colleges, universities, cities, counties, other governmental agencies, and non-profits.
No fees are charged to the ESC-Region 19 Purchasing (Allied States Cooperative) members. As a member, your entity deals directly with the vendor who can provide the goods and/or services you may require. The savings for members are realized through dealing with vendors who have been evaluated and verified to provide a quality product or service at a competitively bid price in compliance with bidding requirements.
This training will discuss:
What is a cooperative and how does it benefit you
How to register in the system
How to respond to a bid
What to do once you are awarded
WHAT: Doing Business with the Allied States Cooperative (ESC Region 19)
WHEN: Thursday, September 7, 2023
TIME: 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. MDT.
WHERE: Administrative Services Center, Building B, Room # B445
9050 Viscount Blvd. El Paso, Texas 79925