• Minority/Women Business Enterprise

    At the Pittsburgh Public Schools (PPS) we promote and encourage full and open competition in the procurement of goods and services to ensure and maintain equitable and inclusive purchasing procedures.

    Through our Minority and Women Business Department the District provides EBE vendor registration, mediation for Minority Women Business Enterprise (MWBE) firms, reports contract compliance and provides technical assistance through workshops, partnerships and more.
    To learn more about our services, please contact our office at 412-488-4661.



    We are hosting our 7th Business Opportunity Extravaganza.  

    The event will take place on Wednesday, October 4, 2017

    Join us to hear Superintendent, Dr. Anthony Hamlet provide a brief overview of the District’s Strategic Plan, Expect Great Things. Participants will meet the members of the Superintendent’s Executive Cabinet, participate in a panel discussion with key district leaders and network with departmental representatives including: Facilities, Purchasing, Plant Operations, Finance, Food Services, Communications & Marketing, Technology, Legal, and Human Resources.

    Get ahead of the curve by learning first-hand about contract opportunities for the coming year.  Enjoy an afternoon of information gathering and networking.

    Registration will begin at 1:30pm.  Light refreshments will be served. Looking forward to seeing you there!

     You may click on this link to register online: