The Chamber is pleased to announce an educational opportunity for area municipalities and non-profit organizations eligible for the state’s cooperative purchasing program known as COSTARS: Friday, June 22nd – 7:30am breakfast – 8am program at the Bedford Elks Country Club.
Partnering with Rep. Jesse Topper and Rep. Carl Metzgar, the event will inform eligible local procurement units (LPPU’s) and state-affiliated entities about opportunities to leverage contracts established by the Department of General Services (DGS) to cost effectively and efficiently identify suppliers with whom to do business. COSTARS Marketing Manager Kimberly Bullivent will discuss important topics, including:
• website overview.
• available to members, e.g. online training, news letters, and contract updates.
• to search COSTARS-exclusive contracts.
• to search statewide COSTARS-participating contracts.
• with suppliers to get the best price, saving taxpayer money.
Cost is $25 per person. For more information or to register, please call Cara at the Chamber office (814.623.2233) or register using the event calendar on the Chamber website.