CollegeBuys’ Gratitude filled Goodbye to Chancellor Oakley

CollegeBuys’ Gratitude filled Goodbye to Chancellor Oakley

On July 31, 2022, California Community Colleges Chancellor Eloy Ortiz Oakley left his position after nearly six years with the system. The CollegeBuys program greatly benefitted from Chancellor Oakley’s dedication and drive during his tenure with the California community college system…

CAPPO and the Foundation Partner to Create Series on Diversity Equity and Inclusion in Purchasing

The Foundation for California Community Colleges has partnered with the California Association of Public Procurement Officials (CAPPO) to launch a Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) webinar series this year. The inaugural session in this series, which is scheduled to take place at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 14, will provide insights on what Diversity, Equity,…

Foundation Secures Agreement with Amazon Web Services to Modernize Campus Technology Infrastructure

This spring, CollegeBuys was thrilled to secure a strategic partnership agreement with Amazon Web Services (AWS), a leading IT infrastructure services provider.  This new partnership will help facilitate campus server and cloud-based storage initiatives by providing access to exclusive pricing on AWS information technology systems. The contract is legally compliant, fosters institutional equity, delivers operational…