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Thank you to the corporations, minority businesses, and governmental organizations & agencies who partner with us annually to help us carry out our mission.

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Participate or become involved

Sponsorship provides a great means of broadening your competitive edge and expanding your brand. In recent years, corporate sponsorship has become the fastest growing type of marketing in the United States.

Annual Partnership Opportunities

MBEs benefit from being certified with the largest national organization whose certification is recognized uniformly by Corporate America.

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Bring together or into contact so that a real relationship is established

Corporate Members can request a list of MBEs in specific categories here

EMSDC can facilitate introductions between certified MBEs and corporate buyers. Request an introduction here.


Become larger or greater over a period of time

Corporate Plus® is an unprecedented membership program for NMSDC-certified minority businesses of the highest caliber.

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Capacity or power to have a strong effect on someone or something

Purchases from MBEs help foster jobs and economic activity in underrepresented segments of the business and customer community. Click here for the 2019 report.

Krisp Drinks

Harrisburg-native Sean Banks had an epiphany when he was restocking a cooler at the local convenience store he managed — one that would lead him to starting Krisp Drinks LLC, a beverage company with the goal of providing a healthy alternative to sugary sodas and flavored waters.

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July 27, 2021

PNC’s Supplier Diversity Program & Small Business Financial Management Solutions

Join us for an introduction to PNC’s Supplier Diversity Program and the Eastern Minority Supplier Development Council. Learn more about PNC’s supplier registration process and the available financial management solutions for small to mid-size businesses, plus the many benefits that quality financial management can offer.

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July 27, 2021

2021 Pennsylvania Diversity Summit

City & State PA’s Virtual Diversity Summit will offer industry executives, public sector leaders and academics a half day virtual event dedicated to fostering business partnerships between the state and local government, prime contractors and MWBEs. Find out what it takes to thrive in Pennsylvania’s competitive procurement arena by connecting with key government agencies, prime contractors, and state & local representatives at the City & State Virtual Diversity Summit.

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July 29, 2021

Managing the Cost of Risk & Health in a Post-COVID Environment

In a series of presentations, you will hear from Aon’s Chief Medical Officer and other subject matter experts discussing best practices, current trends and issues. Emerging from the COVID-19 experience, this timely discussion will focus on business continuity, managing costs and protecting assets in a dynamic business environment.

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