MINORITY BUSINESS ENTERPRISE (ORC 125.081)
State of Ohio law (Ohio Revised Code, Chapters 123 and 125) currently requires a goal of 15 percent of all purchases in the area of goods and services to be "set-aside" for bidding by or placed with minority businesses that have been certified by the state of Ohio Department of Administrative Services, Equal Opportunity Division. The University will seek to utilize qualified certified minority enterprise businesses for individual purchases that do not require formal bidding, whenever possible.
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EDGE CERTIFIED BUSINESSES (ORC 123.152)
The EDGE program is designed to facilitate access to state government contracts and business services for EDGE certified businesses. The EDGE program establishes goals for state agencies in awarding contracts to certified EDGE businesses.
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