In support of our Cooperative Procurement activities, SPO regularly interacts with our procurement colleagues throughout the State. In addition to the State Purchasing Cooperative, there are a number of other Purchasing Cooperatives active throughout Arizona.
Please follow the links provided below for contact information for each of the Cooperatives:
Greater Phoenix Purchasing Consortium of Schools
The Greater Phoenix Purchasing Consortium of Schools (GPPCS) is a consortium comprised currently of over fifty districts and charter schools throughout the Greater Phoenix area, that develops cooperative purchasing contracts on behalf of its members. Its main goal is to develop cooperative contracts for common, standardized products and services to the benefit of multiple districts that will save time and money in an effort to stretch budget dollars.
Strategic Alliance for Volume Expenditures
The Strategic Alliance for Volume Expenditures (SAVE) is an purchasing cooperative consisting of many local governments throughout Arizona. SAVE Membership in available to governmental agencies only.
Mohave Educational Services Cooperative, Inc.
Mohave Educational Services Corporation, Inc. is a Local Procurement Unit established consistent with ARS 41-2641, that provides a variety of cooperative procurement services to school districts and similar entities across Arizona.
OMNIA partners, public sector
OMNIA Partners, Public Sector is the nation’s largest and most experienced cooperative purchasing organization dedicated to public sector procurement. Our immense purchasing power and world-class suppliers have produced a comprehensive portfolio of cooperative contracts and partnerships, making OMNIA Partners the most valued and trusted resource for organizations nationwide.