Founders Circle

The Founders Circle is designed to help the Sustainable Purchasing Leadership Council raise start-up capital, focus expertise, and build credibility.  Operating by invitation only, it acts as a leadership recognition and participation opportunity for stakeholders in institutional procurement who contribute to the founding of the Council. We are grateful to the following organizations for their commitment of three years of financial and technical support to the launch of the Council.
Founders Circle Names: Aflac, American University, Apex Clean Energy, Arizona State University, Bloomberg, Caesars Entertainment, The CarbonNeutral Company, CIPS Sustainability Index, City of Portland, City of San Francisco, City of Washington DC, Dell, Domtar, Ecolab, Emory University, Fair Trade USA, Fedex, GreenCircle Certified, JCPenney, King County, Lockheed Martin, Michigan State University, Province of Nova Scotia, Office Depot, Portland Community College, SciQuest, SCS Global Services, Social Hotspots Database Project, State of California, State of Michigan, State of Minnesota, UL Environment, US Department of Agriculture (USDA), US Department of Energy, US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Waste Management