The basic function of public purchasing is to support
and enhance the delivery of governmental services.
The California Association of Public Purchasing Officers (CAPPO) was formed in 1915 as a nonprofit organization
dedicated to maintaining the highest standards
of professional behavior and ethical conduct
in public purchasing.
Information pertaining to the organization is stated in the
Achievement of Excellence in
City of San Diego, the
County of San Diego,
the City of Chula Vista,
and the City of El Cajon
have been named recipients of the
Achievement of Excellence
in Procurement Award for 2005.The
is available on the AEP site.
The CAPPO - San Diego Chapter Scholarship Program has been developed
to provide members financial assistance in their pursuit of educational
development as Public Purchasing Officers.
If you are interested in submitting your name for a scholarship
opportunity, please read the following
for eligibility information. If you meet the criteria, complete the
and submit to the current CAPPO Chair by the indicated deadline.
For membership information, please visit the state CAPPO site's
For employment opportunities, please visit the state CAPPO site's