U.S. Communities

Strategic Sourcing Summits


Strategic Sourcing Summits are free* educational seminars held throughout the country that give you a fast and easy way to learn how to maximize your time and budget through the U.S. Communities program.

Participation in a Strategic Sourcing Summit is a great way to network with your peers from other public agencies and non-profits. These events provide a complete overview on how to make the most of the U.S. Communities Program:

  • Learn how to save time and money using competitively solicited contracts and online purchasing tools
  • Complete your free U.S. Communities registration if you are new to the program
  • Meet your local U.S. Communities Program Manager and learn how they can help you
  • Get an update on new and existing contracts from suppliers focusing on the value they provide through their unique product and service solutions
  • Learn how to connect with U.S. Communities suppliers to address your organization’s product and services needs while receiving their lowest overall government pricing

*Events affiliated with a partner organization may require a fee

Following is a list of scheduled U.S. Communities Summits. Check back often as new events will be added throughout the year.

  • Apr 17
    Summit: Columbia, MD
    11:00 am
    Organizer: Sponsored by: Interline Brands; Garland/DBS, Inc.; Safeware-Mallory
  • Apr 24
    Summit: Fairfax, VA
    10:00 am
    Organizer: Sponsored by Garland/DBS, Inc, Independent Stationers/Guernsey, Premier-US Foods, Safeware, Interline Brands
  • Apr 30
    Summit: Tucson, AZ
    10:30 am
    Organizer: Sponsored by ServiceWear Apparel, Hertz Equipment Rental, Garland/DBS, Inc., Independent Stationers