University of Illinois at Chicago
Announcement of an Exempt Purchase
Vendor: Central IL Friends, Peoria, IL
Amount: An estimated $1,125,000
An estimated start date of 7/24/2020 through 8/31/2023
The University award process may be delayed up to thirty days as this award goes through a state approval process.
First published Friday, July 24, 2020
The University awarded a contract for release of checks for approved payments.
Cut checks for approved payment requests from Positive Health Solutions (PHS) for patients. Housing Opportunities for People with AIDS (HUD ? HOPWA). The assistance program provides educational opportunities to medical students illustrating the importance of safe housing and how it significantly impacts health outcomes.
This purchase is exempt from the usual selection processes of the Procurement Code because the procurement expenditure is for performing sponsored research and other sponsored activities under grants and contracts funded by the sponsor or by sources other than State appropriations. (30 ILCS 500 / 1-13(b)(8)) Allows the department to help patient sustain housing which is primary to positive and healthy outcomes of their HIV disease.
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qualified veterans, minorities, females, persons with disabilities and ex-offenders.