The Dallas Independent School District (Dallas ISD) has authorized Mason Tillman Associates, Ltd., to perform an Availability and Disparity Study. The study will analyze the district's historical utilization of available minority/women-owned business enterprises (M/WBEs). To stay informed and updated on the progress visit http://www.dallasisdstudy.org/
The Minority & Women Business Enterprise (M/WBE) Department is an integral component of Dallas ISD's quest to be a premier urban school district. The award winning department is committed to maximizing participation of minority and women-owned businesses in all phases of the district's purchasing and contracting activities.
District Goods and Services M/WBE Goal
30% Overall Goal
District Bond Related Project M/WBE Goals
35% Professional Services
M/WBE Department initiatives: community outreach, monitor contracts and ensure compliance of M/WBE policies, develop and coordinate training workshops, in-reach initiatives and partner with appropriate agencies to assist in growing diverse businesses.
Minority/Women Business Enterprise Education Center
March 2021 Webinars
March 11, 2021 | Benefits of a Contractors Association in collaboration with Dallas College and Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses
March 17, 2021 | Women Warriors Winning the Business Battle presented by the Veteran Women's Enterprise Center (VWEC) in collaboration with Wings Dallas and LiftFund Women's Business Center
March 25, 2021 | Make Your Website Work for You in collaboration with Google
April 8, 2021 | Meet the Buyers in collaboration with Parkland Hospital and the City of Dallas
April 13, 2021 | Knowledge is Power Business Conference - Day 1
April 14, 2021 | Knowledge is Power Business Conference - Day 2
April 22, 2021 | Access to Capital in collaboration with Frost Bank and SSP Consulting
Dallas ISD Awarded Vendor Workshops
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Deputy ChiefLeslie Williamslwilliams@dallasisd.org972.925.3036
As of January 5, 2021 the Construction Services Division will be located at 9400 N. Central Expressway, 8th Fl., Dallas, TX 75231