|Submission Date||Jan. 28, 2011|
University of South Florida
Tier2-2: Local Businesses
Office of Sustainability
Does the institution give preference to local products and businesses in its purchasing decisions? Local food purchases, which are covered in OP Credit 6: Food Purchasing, are not included in this credit.:
A brief description of the program:
USF is committed to working with all businesses within our
community. We encourage small, minority, and women-owned
businesses to become certified by the State of Florida. Information and assistance in becoming certified can be found on the on the USF Supplier Diversity website.
The website URL where information about the program, policy, or practice is available:
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