Angelina College Procurement Assistance Center (ACPAC)
History:The Angelina College Procurement Assistance Center (ACPAC) was established by Angelina College on 1 July 1992, with the assistance of Congressman Charles Wilson of the former 2nd Congressional District.ACPAC is a non-profit organization that assists the businesses of East Texas (Texas Forest Country) in competing for and wining government contracts from the federal, state, and local government agencies.
"Funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA)." IAW PTAP General Terms and Conditions - Version 1.0 Hours of Operation:Usually from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. during the days that Angelina College is open.
Computerized Bid Matching Services to ACPAC Clients
Counseling Services on Government Contracting to ACPAC Clients
Provide Information on Goverment Contracting Regulations and Publications to ACPAC Clients
ACPAC does not provide:
General business training or small business development counseling.
Assistance in starting a new business.
Marketing on behalf of ACPAC clients.
Employee development related training for ACPAC clients.
Service Area:Deep East Texas Council of Governments counties (Angelina, Houston, Jasper, Nacogdoches, Newton, Polk, Sabine, San Augustine, San Jacinto, Shelby, Trinity, and Tyler) and The Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas .
Angelina College Procurement Assistance Center provides advice and assistance in the following topics at no-cost to businesses:
Federal, State and local government contracting laws, policies and procedures, with emphasis on requirements and procedures used by the Department of Denfense (DoD) and other Federal agencies, including registration in systems such as the System for Award Management.
The DoD Mentor-Protégé Program (MPP) and similar Government programs.
Accounting system requirements and contract payments.
Invoicing, Receipt, Acceptance, Property Transfer (IRAPT), and Wide Area Workflow (WAWF).
Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) Internet Bid Board System (DIBBS).
Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR).
Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR).
DoD Cyber Security clause compliance.
Obtaining federal contract data from databases such as FPDS-NG or USASpending.
Finding federal procurement opportunities using FedBizOpps.
Business size and type (socioeconomic) certifications.
Angelina College Procurement Assistance Center is in a Cooperative Agreement with the Defense Logistics Agency of the Department of Defense:
This procurement technical assistance center is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the Defense Logistics Agency