University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase (30 ILCS 500/1-13a)
Vendor: Think Inc., Chicago, IL
Amount: An estimated $25,000
An estimated start date of 10/22/2013 through 3/31/2014
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Thursday, October 17, 2013
The University awarded a contract for CeaseFire Illinois Support Program .
Gift from Exelon Corporation to the CeaseFire Illinois Support Program that mandated vendor Think, Inc be the recipient of the services.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes in the procurement code because
the procurement expenditures are for events or activities for which the use of specific vendors is mandated or identified by the sponsor of the event or activity, provided that the sponsor is providing a majority of the funding for the event or activity.
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The State of Illinois has a policy to encourage prospective vendors to hire
qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.