Coastal Communities Social Procurement Initiative helps local governments, First Nations and institutional purchasers turn their procurement dollars into achievable and measurable community benefits

Social Procurement for COVID-19 Recovery

Coastal Communities Social Procurement Initiative (CCSPI) provides the training, resources and support to implement social procurement effectively as a key part of COVID-19 recovery planning.

Local Governments

Integrate full social value into your procurement process

Institutional Purchasers

Convert your purchasing dollars into local community benefit

Suppliers & Contractors

Get "procurement ready" to deliver great value and social impact

Members have access to resources, experts and leading best practices in order to generate social, economic and environmental value through their procurement spend

Members have access to resources, experts and leading best practices in order to generate social, economic and environmental value through their procurement spend

CCSPI Member Story

Tofino: Unbundling for Local Benefit and Cost Savings

See how the District of Tofino unbundled a large construction project to include local contractors & provide community employment benefits

CCSPI Member Story

City of Victoria: Small Spends for Community Benefit

The City of Victoria is using corporate credit card spending as a first step to integrating community benefit across the organization - find out how!

CCSPI Member Story

Port Hardy: Test Driving Our Community Values

Read about how Port Hardy’s recreation centre upgrades provided an opportunity to meet emerging community and environmental needs

Current CCSPI Members

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