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
Join us for our free monthly informative workshops.
October 2020 Workshops and Webinars
Currently all live workshops will be converted to online webinars until further notice
October 14, 2020 | Understanding the Dallas ISD RFP Process
October 15, 2020 | Getting Back to Business: Benefits of Chamber of Commerce Membership in collaboration with Dallas College, Goldman Sachs 10k Small Businesses.
October 29, 2020 | What you need to know to do business with Dallas ISD in collaboration with the Greater Dallas Hispanic Chamber of Commerce.
November 12, 2020 | Resources for Veteran Business Owners in collaboration with Dallas College and Goldman Sachs 10k Small Businesses. Featuring presenters from Dallas College, the VA, and Veteran Women's Enterprise Center.
November 18, 2020 | ISD Day in collaboration with Dallas Fort Worth Minority Supplier Development Council (D/FW MSDC)
Dallas ISD Awarded Vendor Workshops
We're in the Online Community
Join us at our partnering organizations/associations virtual event
See you there!
Deputy ChiefLeslie Williamslwilliams@dallasisd.org972.925.3036