When you are making future purchases and deciding what companies to get quotes from please be sure to include a diverse supplier in that process.

If you do not know any diverse suppliers that provide the goods or services you are looking for:

  1. Current Xavier Certified MBE WBE Vendor List

  2. Search diverse supplier databases

  3. The Minority Business Accelerator establishes relationships with the best regional, minority-owned companies, known as portfolio firms, and provides advisory support and coaching to help them acquire resources needed to excel. Portfolio firms are expected to align with the Accelerator’s five-year goal of creating an additional 3,500 new jobs and $1 billion in aggregate annual sales among our region’s minority-owned companies.  https://www.cincinnatichamber.com/the-inclusive-chamber/minority-business-accelerator/portfolio-firms

  4. Contact the Office of Institutional Diversity and Inclusion at 513-745-3114 or the Office of Purchasing at 513-745-4890.