There are an estimated 1 billion people with disabilities in the world and the U.S. Census Bureau reports people with disabilities are nearly twice as likely to be self-employed as people without disabilities. Further, a Cargill study states leading procurement organizations generate 133% greater return on the cost of procurement operations, with a higher adoption rate of supplier diversity programs, than average performers. Conversely, companies that limit their supply chain flexibility place themselves at risk for poor performance and potential supply disruptions.
Disability:IN empowers business to achieve disability inclusion and equality. The Disability:IN Supplier Diversity program is the leading third-party certifier of disability owned business enterprises (DOBEs® ) and empowers corporations and government agencies to diversify their supply chain with increased contract opportunities.