CERTIFIED LGBTBE® PUBLIC SECTOR INCLUSION OPPORTUNITIES

Below you’ll find some of the many state and local governments that NGLCC has worked with to accept the Certified LGBTBE® status as a part of their supplier diversity program.  If you need any support or assistance reaching out to all the public sector opportunities, please reach out to the NGLCC Engagement Center or call our offices at 202.234.9181
 

State of California (CPUC) / LA / Long Beach

CA Public Utitlies Commission (CPUC) / Supplier Clearinghouse
Required registration:  http://www.thesupplierclearinghouse.com
Database: http://www.cpuc.ca.gov/contracting/
 
City of Los Angeles: 
Required registration:  https://bit.ly/2Mml185
RFP Database: https://bit.ly/2Gya0MW
 
City of Long Beach

 

Commonwealth of Massachusetts:

Registration Portal: https://www.mass.gov/supplier-diversity-office
Databases for opportunities:
1) https://www.commbuys.com/bso/
2) http://www.massport.com/massport/business/bids-opportunities/
 

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania / Philadelphia:

Required registration: http://www.dgs.pa.gov/Businesses/Small%20Diverse%20Business%20Program/Sm...
Database: http://www.dgs.pa.gov/Businesses/Materials%20and%20Services%20Procuremen...
E-Alerts sign up: http://www.dgs.internet.state.pa.us/EAlerts_V2/Login.aspx
 
Philadelphia Regional Port Authority: http://www.philaport.com/procurement/
 
Philadelphia International Airport: http://www.phl.org/Pages/Business/ContractingOpportunites.aspx 
 

New Jersey / Jersey City / Hoboken / Essex County:

Jersey City, NJ:  
New vendor form: https://www.cityofjerseycity.com/community/diversity/Inclusion
 
Hoboken, NJ: 
RFP/RFQs: https://www.hobokennj.gov/resources/rfps-rfqs-bids-jobs 
(Be sure to indicate your Certified LGBTBE® status (and upload/attach your certification PDF) when applying for any bids)
 
Essex County, NJ:
Registration Portal: https://www.ecbizcenter.com/home/register
RFPs/RFQs: http://www.essexcountynjprocure.org/procure/
 

Chicago, IL:

Registration Portal: https://www.chicago.gov/city/en/depts/dps/provdrs/cert/svcs/minority_and...
RFP / Open Bids: https://www.chicago.gov/city/en/depts/dps/provdrs/contract/svcs/current_...
 

Miami, FL:

Registration Portal: https://www.miamigov.com/Services/Doing-Business/Application-to-Register...
RFP / Open Bids: https://www.miamigov.com/Services/Doing-Business/Access-Current-Procurem...

Orlando, FL:

Registration Portal: https://www.orlando.gov/Our-Government/Do-Business-with-the-City/MWBE/Re...
RFP / Open Bids: https://www.orlando.gov/Our-Government/Do-Business-with-the-City/Registe...

Tampa, FL:

Registration Portal: https://tampa.diversitysoftware.com/?tn=tampa
RFP / Open Bids: https://www.demandstar.com/supplier/bids/agency_inc/bid_list.asp?f=searc...

Orange County, FL:

Registration Portal: http://www.orangecountyfl.net/VendorServices/BecomeaVendor.aspx#.XZ96Cy2...
RFP / Open Bids: http://apps.ocfl.net/orangebids/bidopen.asp

 

Nashville, TN:

Registration Portal: https://www.nashville.gov/Finance/Procurement/Purchasing-and-Contracts-O...
RFP / Open Bids: https://www.nashville.gov/Finance/Procurement/Purchasing-and-Contracts-O...

 

Louisville, KY:

Registration & RFP Portal: https://louisvilleky.gov/government/management-budget/purchasing

 

Baltimore, MD:  

Registration Portal: https://www.baltimorecitibuy.org/bso/
Click "Register" in the top right corner and select "NGLCC-Certified - LGBTBE (Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender-Owned Business Enterprise)"
RFP / Open Bids: https://www.baltimorecitibuy.org/bso/external/publicBids.sdo

 

King County, WA:

Registration: https://kingcounty.gov/depts/finance-business-operations/procurement/for...
 

City of Cleveland, OH:

Registration: https://cleveland.diversitycompliance.com/?TN=cleveland
RFPs/RFQs: http://www.city.cleveland.oh.us/CityofCleveland/Home/Government/CityAgen...
General Resources for Suppliers: http://www.city.cleveland.oh.us/CityofCleveland/Home/Business/Businesswi...