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Supplier Diversity

At Federal Home Loan Bank Des Moines, we are guided by six core values, with respect being at the heart of them. We believe that respecting and embracing others’ varying experiences, beliefs and thoughts expands our way of thinking and leads us to innovative solutions that help us serve our members, employees and communities.

Supplier Opportunities

It takes a large and diverse supplier network to help us execute the Federal Home Loan Bank Des Moines experience for our members. We are looking for minority, women and disabled-owned suppliers to support product and service needs across our organization. If your business fits that description and offers the products and services offered below, connect with us to see how we might be able to work together. 

We’re Looking for Diverse Suppliers Who Offer These Products and Services

  • Catering
  • Consulting/Professional Services
  • Equipment Purchase and Maintenance Agreements
  • Financial Services
  • Promotional Products
  • Software Purchases and Maintenance Agreements
  • Staffing Services
  • Telecommunications Services
  • Reports and Publications

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Eligibility

Do you qualify as a diverse supplier? Suppliers interested in doing business through the Federal Home Loan Bank Supplier Diversity Program must be at least 51% women- or minority-owned and operated, or socially or economically disadvantaged as determined by the U.S. Small Business Association.

Although third party certification is not required to participate in Federal Home Loan Bank Supplier Diversity Program, small and minority-owned businesses can obtain certifications from the following agencies:

  • National Minority Supplier Development Council (NMSDC) or its affiliates
  • National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO)
  • National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC)
  • Women’s Business Enterprise Council (WBENC)
  • United States Small Business Administration (SBA)
  • Historically Underutilized Businesses (HUB)
  • City, State, or Federal Certification Agencies


Join our Supplier Program

It’s easy. Simply complete a Supplier Diversity Profile.

 

Consider Becoming One of Our Suppliers

If you are interested in working with us as a diverse supplier, please submit a supplier registration profile. Follow this vendor registration guide to help you through the process. As you complete this request, please be thorough. This will help all of our internal sourcing representatives understand the breadth of your company’s experience.

For further information regarding our Supplier Diversity Program, please email us.

Our Vendor Diversity Commitment

At Federal Home Loan Bank Des Moines, we rely on our vendor network. Our partnerships with diverse businesses helps us build and expand our business, serve our members and positively impact the health, vitality and growth of the communities where we live, work and do business. As we embark on this venture together, we remain invested in providing qualified businesses fair and equal access to business opportunities.

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