This is a 'no fee' cooperative to members, provided their Board approves a resolution and Interlocal agreement which allows members to purchase from awarded bids competitively solicited by the ROPC.  Current awards include:
    • Automotive and Bus Parts, Tires, Tubes, Supplies & Equipment
    • Audio/Visual (Photography) Contract Services 
    • Decor Merchandise & Services
    • Duplicating (Copy) Paper & Binder Tabs
    • Efficiency Services
    • Fire, Law Enforcement, Public Safety Security - Equipment, Supplies, Systems and Repairs 
    • Fundraising Services
    • General Merchandise & School Related Products
    • Grant Evaluator and Other Consultants
    • HVAC Equipment, Supplies, Installation and Repair
    • Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Services
    • Maintenance Department Building Material, Hardware, Supplies, Equipment and Repairs
    • Meal Catering Services
    • Music & Theater Equipment, Supplies and Repair
    • Promotional Bottled Water
    • Promotional Merchandise & Services
    • Special Needs-Assistive Technology-Equipment, Supplies, & Literacy Materials
    Marc David Garcia, Purchasing Specialist, is available to handle any questions or concerns that arise.
    mdgarcia@esc1.net or 956-984-6178

    Membership requires an Interlocal Agreement and Resolution by your Board.  Click on the link to access this document.  An original copy must be submitted to Region One ESC for the Executive Director's signature.  A copy of the fully executed document will be provided to you for your records.

Important Documents

Contact Information

  • Purchasing Department
    Region One ESC
    1900 West Schunior Street
    Edinburg, Texas 78541-2233
    Lori Atwood Ramos
    Purchasing Coordinator
    (956) 984-6123
    Marc David Garcia
    Purchasing Specialist
    (956) 984-6178
    Kristina Carrizales
    Purchasing Cooperative Specialist
    (956) 984-6012
    America Retana
    Purchasing Technician
    (956) 984-6217
    Susie Tijerina
    Purchasing Bookkeeper
    (956) 984-6293
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