Corporate Members


Note: A Corporate Member is NOT the same as an SCMSDC-certified Minority Business Enterprise (MBE).

Corporate Member Benefits

  • Exclusive access to our comprehensive online directory of certified MBEs, the largest in our network of 23 affiliate councils of the National Minority Supplier Development Council; considered the most diverse in industry and ethnicity
  • Augmentation of procurement staff by council performing database searches on your firm’s behalf
  • Visibility of your firm’s support for supplier diversity, giving instant recognition of commitment to diverse communities
  • Favorable public image for your firm due to minority advocacy
  • Opportunity to collaborate and partner to build capacity and facilitate the growth of minority-owned businesses
  • Personalized, focused business matchmaking services, based on customized corporate needs
  • Opportunity to brand a corporate signature program through the council
  • Corporate bench-marking opportunities
  • Sharing of best practices within industry
  • Opportunity for your firm to recommend specific training and educational programs that help develop MBE business acumen and grow
  • Application to serve as a Board of Director on SCMSDC’s board
  • Participation in mentorship programs
  • Promoting, marketing corporate member special events
  • Events coordination at a competitive fee
  • Assistance in the development of effective supplier diversity programs
  • Training for procurement professionals on supplier diversity

Become a Corporate Member

For more information on Corporate Membership, contact Virginia Gomez at or 213-689-6965. Download the membership application.