Many ABACC Member institutions are participating in cooperative agreements. Check out the list below to see if there are ways for you to get involved and save money at your institution!
ABACC Cooperative Purchasing Group powered by SpendBridge
Participating Institutions: Any ABACC Member
Participating Vendors: Numerous
Eligibility Requirements: ABACC membership; joining the program.
Contact Info: Tom Jackson, Spendbridge - email (317) 513-8654
CORD Inc. $7 Billion in purchasing power
Participating Institutions: Schools, churches, camps, ministry organizations
Participating Vendors: Sysco, Office Depot, Office Max, Konica Minolta, Sherwin Williams, Eco Lab, food services.
Eligibility Requirements: Nonprofits with a ministry focus only.
Contact Info: CORD Inc. - Contact Us (800) 301-CORD
National Joint Powers Alliance
Participating Institutions: Over 30,000 members
Participating Vendors: NJPA Vendor and Product Search
Eligibility Requirements: Eligible members include any unit of government education (K-12 and higher-ed) or non-profit agencies worldwide.
Contact Info: NJPA Vendor and Product Search - Contact Us
Participating Institutions: Over 55,000 members
Participating Vendors: U.S Communities Government Purchasing Alliance Supplier Contact Form
Eligibility Requirements: Counties, Cities, Towns and Villages, Special Districts, Public Schools, State Agencies and Other Local Governments, Nonprofit Corporations (including Private K-12, Private Colleges and Universities)
Contact Info: U.S. Communities Government Purchasing Alliance - Contact Us
Christian Liberty Consortium
Participating Institutions: Cornerstone University, Others
Participating Vendors: Gaylord, DEMCO, Bordary
Eligibility Requirements: Membership in Association of Christian Librarians
Contact Info: Join here
Keystone Purchasing Network
Contact Info: Keystone Purchasing Network
Michigan Independent Colleges & Universities
Participating Institutions: Cornerstone University, Calvin College, Hope College, Spring Arbor University, Olivet College
Participating Vendors: ScholarBuys
Eligibility Requirements: Non-profit independent college or university.
Contact Info: Michigan Indpendent College and Universities
Cornerstone University Library Network
Participating Institutions: Cornerstone University, Puritan Reformed Theological Seminary, Kuyper College
Eligibility Requirements: Grand Rapids, MI area institutions interested in sharing the cost of one integrated library system
Contact Info: Cornerstone University Miller Library
Westchester Academic Library Director's Organization
Participating Institutions: Cornerstone University, ACL
Participating Vendors: http://waldolib.org/eresources.asp
Eligibility Requirements: http://waldolib.org/about.asp
Contact Info: Email Staff
Midwest Collaborative for Library Services
Participating Institutions: Cornerstone University
Eligibility Requirements: Indiana or Michigan library
Contact Info: www.mcls.org