Business Enterprise for Minorities, Females and Persons with Disabilities 3.408

Elgin Community College recognizes the importance of increasing the participation of businesses owned by minorities, females and persons with disabilities in public contracts.  The College is committed to promoting and encouraging the full participation of qualified minority, female and persons with disability-owned businesses to the greatest extent feasible within the bounds of financial and fiduciary prudence in support of the Business Enterprise for Minorities, Females and Person with Disabilities Act, 30 ILCS 575/0.01 et seq. (the “Act”). 

Furthermore, in compliance with this Act, the College President will appoint a liaison to the Business Enterprise Council, the College will establish the aspirational goal cited in the Act, and the College shall file an annual report with the Business Enterprise Council. The College will engage in good faith efforts to meet the goals of the Act and will make every effort to remove barriers to procurement and contractual opportunities.