U.S. Communities


Online Training and Information


U.S. Communities offers a range of educational and informational webinars to help your organization get the most out of cooperative purchasing. Subjects vary from introductory U.S. Communities overviews to presentations addressing specific topics such as supplier offerings or e-commerce. Webinars are free but registration is required. New webinars are added on an ongoing basis so check back regularly.

Upcoming Webinars

  • Jun 27

    Webinar: How To Save Time and Money with Cooperative Purchasing

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  • Jul 17

    Webinar: Authentication: Balancing Customer Experience with Fraud Prevention

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"Webinar: How To Save Time and Money with Cooperative Purchasing"

Is your organization getting the most value from your park and recreation spend? Learn how to take advantage of the savings and benefits of cooperative purchasing. Hear from Jennifer Sulentic, Senior Program Manager with U.S. Communities, to learn how your organization can be more strategic in its purchasing process to help cut costs and save time. Jennifer will provide best practices and some parks and recreation success stories on how other agencies utilize cooperative purchasing to shorten project timelines and save valuable dollars with top-quality suppliers. Register today to help your agency start saving!

Wednesday, June 27th at 11 am PT / 2 pm ET

Contact: Jennifer Sulentic (jsulentic@uscommunities.org)

Speaker: Jennifer Sulentic (Senior Program Manager, U.S. Communities)


"Webinar: Authentication: Balancing Customer Experience with Fraud Prevention"

E-commerce fraud spiked over 30% in the last year. Is your agency keeping pace with the speed of fraud?
Join Experian to learn how to secure transactions, protect your community, and provide a better customer experience. Gain valuable insight into:
  • How to use demographic data sources to form a holistic view of the consumer
  • Best practices to strengthen your Identity Relationship Management processes by leveraging your own public records data (or other department's data).
  • New approaches to identity validation, eligibility, risk management/compliance and programmatic outreach via email.

    As online engagement becomes more popular, so does online fraud attacks. Take the necessary steps to incrementally prepare for and deliver more secure e-government services at every level.

Tuesday, July 17th at 11 am PT / 2 pm ET

Contact: Andrea Williams (awilliams@uscommunities.org)

Speakers: Clayton Leonard (Account Executive, Experian Decision Analytics) , Skip Harrison (Sales Solution Engineer, Experian) , Kerri Kitterman (Account Manager, Experian)


  • Tuesday, July 17th 45 minutes REGISTER

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