How We Work
Community leaders share insight, build relationships, and organize their purchasing power.
CPA gathers interest from providers and helps negotiate the best deal.
Institutions save time, money, and support community wealth-building in the processes.
Actively Participating Organizations
Saved for Members
Local, Women & Minority-Owned Partners
Million Kilowatt-Hours Switched to 100% Clean Energy
Sectors We Serve
We’ll help you negotiate better rates and buy clean electricity. We’ve saved folks an average of 3 to 15% over the past 5 years.
Most trash hauling contracts are full of tricks. We’ll help you get a fair contract at competitive rates.
We’ll help you reap the benefits of solar rebates and go green for years to come with solar panels.
Lock in great fixed rates averaging 5–15% over the past 3 years.
We work with you to determine your individualized service package and support local vendors and fair labor practices.
We have pre-negotiated pricing for the most common machines and service pricing, helping you save thousands.
By working with CPA, members report an average of 12% savings per order with Staples Advantage and Office Max/Depot.
Cleaning & Maintenance
Higher performing providers at more affordable rates. 10–35% off supplies with our bulk orders.
$9,000/yr on services
$1,100/yr on supplies
Up to 25% discount for new or existing customers with the top providers in the industry.