Overall Rating Bronze - expired
Overall Score 38.84
Liaison Suzanne Wood
Submission Date Nov. 29, 2012
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STARS v1.1

University of Massachusetts Medical School
OP-T2-24: Historically Underutilized Businesses

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.25 / 0.25 Heather Strom
Research Associate
Plastic Surgery
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Does the institution seek to support historically underutilized businesses, minority-owned businesses, and women owned-businesses?:

A brief description of how the institution meets the criteria:

Our Vendor Diversity Initiative was established to develop procurement opportunities at the University of Massachusetts Medical School for small, disadvantaged and minority-owned businesses. It is the goal of UMMS to provide all businesses with the maximum number of feasible opportunities to participate in procurement. UMMS is committed to developing and sustaining relationships with a diverse group of suppliers. This includes certified small businesses, small disadvantaged businesses, minority-owned small businesses, women-owned small businesses, hubzone small businesses, veteran-owned small businesses and service-disabled veteran-owned small businesses.

The website URL where information about the program, policy, or practice is available:

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